Total Solar Eclipse April 8 2024
Total solar eclipse of April 8, 2024 over Mexico, the United States, and Canada. The next total solar eclipse in the Americas comes on April 8, 2024. Totality first touches Mexico, enters the United States at Texas, cuts a diagonal to Maine, and visits the maritime provinces of Canada.
A total solar eclipse will take place at the Moon’s ascending node of the orbit on Monday, April 8, 2024, visible across North America. 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.