Home   Sun & Moon   Eclipses   August 12, 2045 Total Solar Eclipse

August 12, 2045 Total Solar Eclipse

Is this Total Solar Eclipse visible in Bridgeport?

What the Eclipse Will Look Like Near the Maximum Point

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like near the maximum point.

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Where to See the Eclipse

Try our new interactive eclipse maps. Zoom in and search for accurate eclipse times and visualizations for any location.

Path of the Eclipse Shadow

Regions seeing, at least, a partial eclipse: East in Asia, West in Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic.

Expand for some cities where at least part of the total eclipse is visible
Expand for some cities where partial eclipse is visible

Is this eclipse visible in Bridgeport?

Eclipse Shadow Path

Portion of Sun covered by the Moon (Eclipse obscuration)






The dark areas symbolize night and twilight.

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 Bridgeport*
First location to see the partial eclipse beginAug 12 at 15:05:34Aug 12 at 11:05:34 am
First location to see the full eclipse beginAug 12 at 15:59:19Aug 12 at 11:59:19 am
Maximum EclipseAug 12 at 17:41:12Aug 12 at 1:41:12 pm
Last location to see the full eclipse endAug 12 at 19:23:08Aug 12 at 3:23:08 pm
Last location to see the partial eclipse endAug 12 at 20:16:51Aug 12 at 4:16:51 pm

* These local times do not refer to a specific location but indicate the beginning, peak, and end of the eclipse on a global scale, each line referring to a different location. Please note that the local times for Bridgeport are meant as a guideline in case you want to view the eclipse via a live webcam. They do not mean that the eclipse is necessarily visible there.

Eclipse calculations usually accurate to a few seconds.

Eclipses visible in Bridgeport.

Next Total Solar Eclipse will be on Aug 2, 2046.

An Eclipse Never Comes Alone!

A solar eclipse always occurs about two weeks before or after a lunar eclipse.

Usually, there are two eclipses in a row, but other times, there are three during the same eclipse season.

All eclipses 1900 — 2199

This is the first eclipse this season.

Second eclipse this season: August 27, 2045 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse