Upcoming Solar Eclipses in India
The Solar Eclipse 2017 was a grand spectacle which was witnessed in America on Monday. Indians could view the eclipse only through live streaming and broadcasts.
When will India view such a rare phenomenon. Here is a list of solar eclipses that will be visible in India in the near future. Check out below the list of upcoming solar eclipses and also those which will be visible in India.
Dec 26, 2019
This solar eclipse will take place in southern India and Sri Lanka. it will also be visible in parts of the Arab peninsula, Sumatra, Malaysia, Singapore, parts of Borneo and Guam.
June 21, 2020
This one will be visible in northern India, New Delhi, Tibet. It would also be visible in the Horn of Africa, the Arabian peninsula, southern Pakistan, parts of China, Taiwan.
March 20, 2034
This one would be a total solar eclipse and India will witness this rare phenomenon. It would also be visible in Pakistan, China and parts of Africa and the Middle East.
Where was Solar Eclipse 2017 visible?
The Solar Eclipse 2017 was visible in North America. The first point of contact was at Lincoln Beach, Oregon at 9:05 a.m. PDT. Totality began there at 10:16 a.m. PDT. Over the next hour and a half, it crossed through Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, and North and South Carolina. The total eclipse ended near Charleston, South Carolina at 2:48 p.m. EDT. From there the lunar shadow left the United States at 4:09 EDT. Its longest duration was near Carbondale, Illinois, where the sun was completely covered for two minutes and 40 seconds.