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Aug 12, 2026 – Partial Solar Eclipse in Massachusetts, United States

Partial Eclipse Visible
Aug 12, 2026
Massachusetts, United States
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Massachusetts, United States
Start of Partial: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 12:59 pm EDT
Start of Totality: Not visible from Massachusetts
End of Totality: Not visible from Massachusetts
End of Partial: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 2:49 pm EDT

All times shown on this page are local time.

Location

This map shows where and when the eclipse is visible in Massachusetts.

Aug 12, 2026 – Partial Solar Eclipse – Massachusetts

A
Partial Starting:
12:59 pm EDT
Totality
Not visible from Massachusetts
B
Partial Ending:
2:49 pm EDT

The colors on the map indicate how much of the Sun gets covered by the Moon.

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Countdown until eclipse begins

789Days 20Hrs 44Mins 16Secs

Massachusetts Eclipse Countdown

This table provides the eclipse visibility and times for each city,

Selection of Cities in Massachusetts Where the Eclipse Is Visible

LocationObscurationStartMaxEndAvg. Cloud Cover
Boston
16.03%
1:01 pm1:55 pm2:46 pm EDT
54 %
Brockton
15.60%
1:02 pm1:55 pm2:46 pm EDT
53 %
Cambridge
15.99%
1:01 pm1:55 pm2:46 pm EDT
53 %
Fall River
14.76%
1:04 pm1:56 pm2:46 pm EDT
59 %
Lowell
16.16%
1:00 pm1:54 pm2:45 pm EDT
58 %
New Bedford
14.95%
1:04 pm1:56 pm2:46 pm EDT
58 %
Springfield
13.55%
1:02 pm1:53 pm2:42 pm EDT
50 %

All times shown on this page are local time.

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Eclipses Visible in Massachusetts

Eclipse Visibility from MassachusettsVisibility Worldwide
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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