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August 14–15, 2091 Total Solar Eclipse

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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, Antarctica.

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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. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 89.9 seconds.

Eclipse Stages WorldwideUTC TimeLocal Time in Washington DC*
First location to see the partial eclipse beginAug 14 at 22:22:46Aug 14 at 6:22:46 pm
First location to see the full eclipse beginAug 14 at 23:58:40Aug 14 at 7:58:40 pm
Maximum EclipseAug 15 at 00:33:19Aug 14 at 8:33:19 pm
Last location to see the full eclipse endAug 15 at 01:07:30Aug 14 at 9:07:30 pm
Last location to see the partial eclipse endAug 15 at 02:43:22Aug 14 at 10:43:22 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. This eclipse isn't visible in Washington DC.

Upcoming eclipses visible in Washington DC

Next Total Solar Eclipse will be on Jan 27, 2093

Eclipse calculations usually accurate to a few seconds

Countries Where the Eclipse Is Visible

CountryTypeStart of EclipseEnd of Eclipse
Partial Solar Eclipse
9:22 am DDUT2:08 pm NZST
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:22 am AWST1:02 pm
East Timor
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:41 am WITA7:33 am WITA
Partial Solar Eclipse
12:47 pm TOT2:49 pm TOT
Partial Solar Eclipse
6:37 am WITA9:03 am WIT
New Caledonia
Partial Solar Eclipse
10:12 am NCT12:48 pm NCT
New Zealand
Partial Solar Eclipse
11:28 am NZST3:17 pm CHAST
Norfolk Island
Partial Solar Eclipse
10:21 am NFT12:59 pm NFT
Papua New Guinea
Partial Solar Eclipse
8:46 am PGT10:40 am PGT
Solomon Islands
Partial Solar Eclipse
10:15 am SBT11:58 am SBT
Partial Solar Eclipse
1:25 pm TOT2:53 pm TOT
Partial Solar Eclipse
10:28 am VUT12:39 pm VUT

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 first eclipse this season.

Second eclipse this season: August 28–29, 2091 — Total Lunar Eclipse