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April 8, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Dayton, OH, USA

Apr 8, 2024 at 3:10 pm
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Solar Eclipse, in Dayton
Begins: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 1:53 pm
Maximum: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 3:10 pm 1.007 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 4:25 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 32 minutes
Totality: 2 minutes, 43 seconds
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April 8, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Dayton

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Dayton. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (EDT) for Dayton.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:53:31 pm Mon, Apr 8
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction South 187°
57.7°
3:09:29 pm Mon, Apr 8
Full Eclipse begins The Sun becomes totally eclipsed.Map direction Southwest 218°
51.9°
3:10:50 pm Mon, Apr 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction Southwest 218°
51.8°
3:12:12 pm Mon, Apr 8
Full Eclipse ends The total eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 219°
51.6°
4:25:36 pm Mon, Apr 8
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction West-southwest 240°
40.8°

This total solar eclipse is fully visible in Dayton. This is a rare and spectacular event that can only be experienced along a relatively narrow strip on the Earth's surface. The eclipse is also visible in other areas, but the Moon does not cover the Sun completely there.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dayton

Eclipse Visibility From DaytonVisibility Worldwide
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 8, 2024 Total Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Dayton, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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