Interactive solar eclipse map. What does the map show. A total solar eclipse occurs when the moon aligns between the earth and the sun. The annular eclipse of may 10 1994. Right here on our shores.
You can select any location to see the local type date and time of the eclipse. While anyone in the country can glimpse a partial eclipse on this phenomenal day charleston will join a. On monday august 21 a total solar eclipse will traverse this continent from coast to coastfor the first time in 99 years and then take its leave of the us. 26 and it will be visible from saudi arabia qatar india sumatra borneo guam and the philippines.
The map shows the visibility of the total solar eclipse on april 8 2024. The map shows the visibility of the annular solar eclipse on december 26 2019. 21 2017 skies darkened from oregon to south carolina in the first total solar eclipse visible from coast to coast across the united states in 99 years. Your young astronomer can create a solar eclipse in just a few seconds using materials found around the house.
What does the map show. If viewed from east of the international date line for instance from hawaii the eclipse took place on march 8 local time and elsewhere on march 9. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between earth and the sun thereby totally or partly obscuring the image of the sun for a viewer on earth. You can select any location to see the local type date and time of the eclipse.
A total solar eclipse took place on march 89 2016.