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Solar eclipse of March 29, 2025

Solar eclipse of March 29, 2025
Map
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma 1.0405
Magnitude 0.9376
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 61.1N 77.1W
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 10:48:36
References
Saros 149 (21 of 71)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9563

A partial solar eclipse will occur on March 29, 2025. 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. A partial solar eclipse occurs in the polar regions of the Earth when the center of the Moon's shadow misses the Earth.

Images


Animated path

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses of 2022-2025

Each member in a semester series of solar eclipses repeats approximately every 177 days and 4 hours (a semester) at alternating nodes of the Moon's orbit.
Solar eclipse series sets from 2022-2025
Ascending node   Descending node
119 April 30, 2022

Partial
124 October 25, 2022

Partial
129 April 20, 2023

Hybrid
134 October 14, 2023

Annular
139 April 8, 2024

Total
144 October 2, 2024

Annular
149 March 29, 2025

Partial
154 September 21, 2025

Partial

Metonic series

The metonic series repeats eclipses every 19 years (6939.69 days), lasting about 5 cycles. Eclipses occur in nearly the same calendar date. In addition the octon subseries repeats 1/5 of that or every 3.8 years (1387.94 days).

This series has 20 eclipse events between June 10, 1964 and August 21, 2036.

June 10–11 March 27–29 January 15–16 November 3 August 21–22
117 119 121 123 125

June 10, 1964

March 28, 1968

January 16, 1972

November 3, 1975

August 22, 1979
127 129 131 133 135

June 11, 1983

March 29, 1987

January 15, 1991

November 3, 1994

August 22, 1998
137 139 141 143 145

June 10, 2002

March 29, 2006

January 15, 2010

November 3, 2013

August 21, 2017
147 149 151 153 155

June 10, 2021

March 29, 2025

January 14, 2029

November 3, 2032

August 21, 2036

References

External links

  • Earth visibility chart and eclipse statistics Eclipse Predictions by Fred Espenak, NASA/GSFC
    • Google interactive map
    • Besselian elements


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