Eclipse Calculator – Solar Eclipses in Cape Town, South Africa
Eclipse visible in Cape Town – Dec 14, 2020 Total Solar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in Cape Town (weather permitting).
The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Cape Town, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.
Stages in eclipse
- Partial Eclipse just started
- Partial Eclipse in good progress
- Maximum Eclipse
- Partial Eclipse continues
- Partial Eclipse about to end
Local times for eclipse in Cape Town on Monday, December 14, 2020
Click on the Sun/Moon symbols in the column entitled “Looks like” to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Cape Town (SAST - South Africa Standard Time).
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