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July 13, 2037 — Total Solar Eclipse

Is this Total Solar Eclipse visible in Washington DC?

What the Eclipse Will Look Like Near the Maximum Point

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Where to See the Eclipse

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Path of the Eclipse Shadow

Regions seeing, at least, a partial eclipse: South in Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean.

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Is this eclipse visible in Washington DC?

Eclipse Shadow Path

Portion of Sun covered by the Moon (Eclipse obscuration)

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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.

EventUTC TimeTime in Washington DC*
First location to see the partial eclipse beginJul 13 at 00:15:03Jul 12 at 8:15:03 pm
First location to see the full eclipse beginJul 13 at 01:25:00Jul 12 at 9:25:00 pm
Maximum EclipseJul 13 at 02:39:13Jul 12 at 10:39:13 pm
Last location to see the full eclipse endJul 13 at 03:53:24Jul 12 at 11:53:24 pm
Last location to see the partial eclipse endJul 13 at 05:03:16Jul 13 at 1:03:16 am

* 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.

Eclipse calculations usually accurate to a few seconds.

Eclipses visible in Washington DC.

Next Total Solar Eclipse will be on Dec 25 – Dec 26, 2038.

Eclipses Come in Pairs!

A lunar eclipse always occurs about 2 weeks before or after a solar eclipse. On some occasions, a solar eclipse can be both preceded and followed by a lunar eclipse!

Following paired eclipse: July 27, 2037 — Partial Lunar Eclipse