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When Is the Next Solar Eclipse?

There are at least 2 solar eclipses each year. Find out when the next one is and if you can see it from your location.

Dark skies over hills and an eclipsed Sun in the sky.

Total solar eclipse over the Atacama Desert, Chile.

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The next solar eclipse will be on April 8, 2024.

This eclipse will be visible in Washington DC. It will begin at 2:04:16 pm local time when the Moon will begin moving in front of the Sun. The eclipse will be over at 4:32:56 pm.

Check out the local weather forecast and remember to always use adequate eye protection when viewing the eclipse. Never look at the Sun directly!

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