Day: June 20, 2020

Solar Eclipse 2020: How to Watch Surya Grahan Live Online, India Timings, More

The first solar eclipse (surya grahan) of 2020 will be gracing the skies on June 21 i.e. tomorrow. Instead of a more majestic total solar eclipse, it is going to be an annular solar eclipse that will appear as a “ring of fire” in the sky. This phenomenon will be visible from India, other parts of Asia, Africa, Europe, and Australia. The partial solar eclipse will begin at 9:15am IST tomorrow, and it will attain its maximum form of an annular eclipse at 12:10pm IST. Read on for more information on solar eclipse 2020, where it will be visible, and and how to watch it live online.

What is an annular solar eclipse?

To put it simply, a solar eclipse occurs when the Moon comes between the Earth and the Sun. During an annular solar eclipse, the Moon is farthest from Earth, with its apparent diameter at that

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