Surya Grahan: when and where to see the last solar eclipse of 2020

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Published: Sunday, December 13, 2020, 11:30 AM [IST]

New Delhi, December 13: On December 14, 2020, the word is scheduled to witness the last solar eclipse of the year, as the celestial event is scheduled to adorn the skies on Monday, December 14. This will be a total solar eclipse, which will take place when the moon arrives. between the sun and the earth, thus blocking almost all the sun’s rays.

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According to Indian schedules, the solar eclipse will take place on December 14, 2020 at 07:03 p.m. The eclipse will end completely at 12:23 a.m. on December 15, 2020, while the eclipse will reach its maximum at 09:43 pm on December 14, 2020.

The solar eclipse will be quite visible in Chile and Argentina. It will also be visible in southern South America and southwestern Africa. While in Antarctica, the eclipse will seem partial.

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In India, astronomy enthusiasts may not be able to see this eclipse due to the fact that the eclipse will not take place during the day.

For those who cannot witness it directly due to the time zone difference, they can rely on the online broadcast of this heavenly event. See NASA map for viewing area limits.

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