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September 23, 2090 Total Solar Eclipse

This eclipse is visible in Washington DC - go to local timings and animation

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: Much of Europe, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic.

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This eclipse is visible in Washington DC - go to local timings and animation

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. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 89.5 seconds.

Eclipse Stages WorldwideUTC TimeLocal Time in Washington DC*
First location to see the partial eclipse beginSep 23 at 14:48:57Sep 23 at 10:48:57 am
First location to see the full eclipse beginSep 23 at 16:11:29Sep 23 at 12:11:29 pm
Maximum EclipseSep 23 at 16:55:15Sep 23 at 12:55:15 pm
Last location to see the full eclipse endSep 23 at 17:39:07Sep 23 at 1:39:07 pm
Last location to see the partial eclipse endSep 23 at 19:01:33Sep 23 at 3:01:33 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 Washington DC are meant as a guideline in case you want to view the eclipse via a live webcam. See the actual times the eclipse is visible in Washington DC.

Upcoming eclipses visible in Washington DC

Next Total Solar Eclipse will be on Aug 14 – Aug 15, 2091

Eclipse calculations usually accurate to a few seconds

Countries Where the Eclipse Is Visible

CountryTypeStart of EclipseEnd of Eclipse
Belgium
Total Solar Eclipse
6:34 pm CEST7:44 pm CEST
Canada
Total Solar Eclipse
7:48 am PDT3:40 pm NDT
France
Total Solar Eclipse
6:34 pm CEST8:15 pm CEST
Greenland
Total Solar Eclipse
12:22 pm ADT4:59 pm CGST
Guernsey
Total Solar Eclipse
5:35 pm BST7:05 pm BST
Ireland
Total Solar Eclipse
5:22 pm IST7:26 pm IST
Jersey
Total Solar Eclipse
5:36 pm BST7:03 pm BST
United Kingdom
Total Solar Eclipse
5:15 pm BST7:21 pm IST
Algeria
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:59 pm CET7:29 pm WEST
Andorra
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:49 pm CEST7:49 pm CEST
Anguilla
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:08 pm AST1:47 pm AST
Antigua and Barbuda
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:12 pm AST1:51 pm AST
Austria
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:40 pm CEST7:16 pm CEST
Bermuda
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:00 pm ADT3:03 pm ADT
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:47 pm CEST6:51 pm CEST
British Virgin Islands
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:09 pm AST1:41 pm AST
Burkina Faso
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:42 pm GMT6:17 pm GMT
Cabo Verde
Partial Solar Eclipse
4:27 pm CVT6:00 pm CVT
Caribbean Netherlands
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:21 pm AST1:38 pm AST
Cote d'Ivoire
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:53 pm GMT6:29 pm GMT
Croatia
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:44 pm CEST7:00 pm CEST
Czechia
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:37 pm CEST7:06 pm CEST
Denmark
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:25 pm CEST7:22 pm CEST
Estonia
Partial Solar Eclipse
7:24 pm EEST7:26 pm EEST
Faroe Islands
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:11 pm WEST7:08 pm WEST
Finland
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:04 pm CEST6:33 pm CEST
Gambia
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:42 pm GMT6:59 pm GMT
Germany
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:29 pm CEST7:31 pm CEST
Ghana
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:52 pm GMT6:07 pm GMT
Gibraltar
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:58 pm CEST8:16 pm CEST
Guadeloupe
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:29 pm AST1:42 pm AST
Guinea
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:46 pm GMT6:55 pm GMT
Guinea-Bissau
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:45 pm GMT6:58 pm GMT
Hungary
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:42 pm CEST6:49 pm CEST
Iceland
Partial Solar Eclipse
3:55 pm GMT6:03 pm GMT
Isle of Man
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:26 pm BST7:14 pm BST
Italy
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:43 pm CEST7:28 pm CEST
Latvia
Partial Solar Eclipse
7:26 pm EEST7:30 pm EEST
Liberia
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:01 pm GMT6:41 pm GMT
Libya
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:07 pm CET6:16 pm CET
Liechtenstein
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:43 pm CEST7:16 pm CEST
Lithuania
Partial Solar Eclipse
7:28 pm EEST7:29 pm EEST
Luxembourg
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:37 pm CEST7:32 pm CEST
Mali
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:19 pm GMT6:44 pm GMT
Mauritania
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:13 pm WEST7:01 pm GMT
Monaco
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:48 pm CEST7:25 pm CEST
Morocco
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:58 pm WEST8:01 pm WEST
Netherlands
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:31 pm CEST7:41 pm CEST
Niger
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:32 pm WAT5:54 pm GMT
Norway
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:56 pm CEST7:51 pm CEST
Poland
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:31 pm CEST6:57 pm CEST
Portugal
Partial Solar Eclipse
4:29 pm AZOST7:56 pm WEST
Russia
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:30 pm EET6:35 pm CEST
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:22 pm AST1:39 pm AST
Saint Martin
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:12 pm AST1:45 pm AST
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:43 pm PMDT4:06 pm PMDT
San Marino
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:49 pm CEST7:04 pm CEST
Senegal
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:34 pm GMT7:01 pm GMT
Sierra Leone
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:55 pm GMT6:48 pm GMT
Sint Maarten
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:13 pm AST1:44 pm AST
Slovakia
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:40 pm CEST6:46 pm CEST
Slovenia
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:44 pm CEST7:00 pm CEST
Spain
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:43 pm CEST7:57 pm WEST
St. Barts
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:13 pm AST1:45 pm AST
Svalbard and Jan Mayen
Partial Solar Eclipse
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Sweden
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:06 pm CEST7:10 pm CEST
Switzerland
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:42 pm CEST7:31 pm CEST
The Bahamas
Partial Solar Eclipse
12:22 pm EDT1:06 pm EDT
Togo
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:52 pm GMT5:55 pm GMT
Tunisia
Partial Solar Eclipse
5:59 pm CET6:24 pm CET
US Virgin Islands
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:19 pm AST1:31 pm AST
United States
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:48 am AKDT1:52 pm EDT
Vatican City (Holy See)
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:52 pm CEST7:04 pm CEST
Western Sahara
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:12 pm WEST8:01 pm WEST
Åland Islands
Partial Solar Eclipse
7:21 pm EEST7:36 pm EEST

All times shown in this table are local time. (Note: more than one time zone is listed.)

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 second eclipse this season.

First eclipse this season: September 8–9, 2090 — Total Lunar Eclipse