April 30, 2022 — Partial Solar Eclipse
Path of the Eclipse Shadow
Regions seeing, at least, a partial eclipse: South/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica.
Eclipse Shadow Path
The dark areas symbolize night and twilight.
Where to See the Eclipse
Zoom in and search for accurate eclipse times and visualizations for any location.
When the Eclipse Happens Worldwide — Timeline
The eclipse starts at one location and ends at another. The times below are actual times (in UTC) when the eclipse occurs.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Washington DC*|
|First location to see the partial eclipse begin||Apr 30 at 18:45||Apr 30 at 2:45 pm|
|Maximum Eclipse||Apr 30 at 20:41||Apr 30 at 4:41 pm|
|Last location to see the partial eclipse end||Apr 30 at 22:37||Apr 30 at 6:37 pm|
* Local times shown do not refer to when the eclipse can be observed from Washington DC. Instead, they indicate the times when the eclipse begins, is at its maximum, and ends, somewhere else on Earth. The corresponding local times are useful if you want to view the eclipse via a live webcam.
Eclipses visible in Washington DC.
Eclipses in Your City
Eclipses in 2022
- Apr 30, 2022 – Partial Solar Eclipse (this page)
- May 15/16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse
- Oct 25, 2022 – Partial Solar Eclipse
- Nov 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse
Eclipses in 2017
- Feb 10/11, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
- Feb 26, 2017 – Annular Solar Eclipse
- Aug 7/8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse
- Aug 21, 2017 – Total Solar Eclipse
Eclipses in 2018
- Jan 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse
- Feb 15, 2018 – Partial Solar Eclipse
- Jul 13, 2018 – Partial Solar Eclipse
- Jul 27/28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse
- Aug 11, 2018 – Partial Solar Eclipse