The total solar eclipse of 08/12/2026

General data

Day of week: Wednesday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 02m18s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 294 km
Saros cycle: 126
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0386
Gamma: 0.8977

Wo kann man die Sonnenfinsternis vom 08/12/2026 sehen?

Die Sonnenfinsternis am 08/12/2026 kann man in 47 Ländern als partielle Sonnenfinsternis beobachten.
Der Finsternispfad verläuft durch 4 Länder. Nur in diesen Ländern ist sie als total Sonnenfinsternis zu sehen.

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis total zu sehen

worldmap Greenland
worldmap Portugal
worldmap Iceland
worldmap Spain

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis partiell zu sehen

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 08/12/2026?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 08/12/2026?
The following maps show the average cloud coverage for the day of the total solar eclipse. With the help of these maps, it is possible to find the place along the eclipse path, which has the best chance of a cloudless sky. Nevertheless, you should consider local circumstances and inform about the weather of your chosen observation site.

The data is provided by NASAs satellites AQUA and TERRA. The cloud maps are averaged over a period of 17 years (2000 - 2017).

Detailed country maps

worldmap Greenland
worldmap Portugal
worldmap Iceland
worldmap Spain

Cities inside the path of the eclipse

The following table shows all locations with a population of more than 5,000 inside the eclipse path. Cities which have more than 100,000 inhabitants are marked bold. A click at the locations opens a detailed map.

City Type Eclipse duration Local time of max. eclipse Distance to central line Ø Cloud coverage
IS  Ísafjörður, Westfjords total 1m 31s 17:44:47 UTC+00:00 109 km 76%
IS  Keflavík, Southern Peninsula total 1m 40s 17:48:48 UTC+00:00 101 km 69%
IS  Akranes, West total 1m 6s 17:48:20 UTC+00:00 130 km 69%
IS  Hafnarfjörður, Capital Region total 1m 3s 17:48:50 UTC+00:00 132 km 71%
IS  Garðabær, Capital Region total 1m 1s 17:48:48 UTC+00:00 133 km 71%
IS  Borgarnes, West total 44s 17:47:57 UTC+00:00 141 km 68%
IS  Kópavogur, Capital Region total 59s 17:48:46 UTC+00:00 134 km 71%
IS  Reykjavík, Capital Region total 57s 17:48:43 UTC+00:00 135 km 71%
IS  Mosfellsbær, Capital Region total 32s 17:48:43 UTC+00:00 145 km 70%
ES  Carballo, Galicia total 41s 20:28:31 UTC+02:00 142 km 60%
ES  Ordes, Galicia total 45s 20:28:43 UTC+02:00 139 km 53%
ES  A Coruña, Galicia total 1m 15s 20:28:13 UTC+02:00 113 km 57%
ES  Ferrol, Galicia total 1m 27s 20:28:01 UTC+02:00 95 km 59%
ES  Betanzos, Galicia total 1m 16s 20:28:21 UTC+02:00 111 km 60%
ES  As Pontes de García Rodríguez, Galicia total 1m 35s 20:28:01 UTC+02:00 78 km 59%
ES  Vilalba, Galicia total 1m 33s 20:28:16 UTC+02:00 82 km 55%
ES  Viveiro, Galicia total 1m 46s 20:27:38 UTC+02:00 47 km 75%
ES  Lugo, Galicia total 1m 22s 20:28:44 UTC+02:00 101 km 49%
ES  Mos, Galicia total 1m 30s 20:28:29 UTC+02:00 88 km 57%
ES  Monforte de Lemos, Galicia total 37s 20:29:33 UTC+02:00 142 km 45%
ES  Sarria, Galicia total 1m 12s 20:29:06 UTC+02:00 114 km 44%
ES  Figueras, Asturias total 1m 48s 20:27:46 UTC+02:00 28 km 78%
ES  O Barco de Valdeorras, Galicia total 1m 1s 20:29:39 UTC+02:00 125 km 37%
ES  Ponferrada, Castille and León total 1m 25s 20:29:22 UTC+02:00 94 km 39%
ES  Cangas del Narcea, Asturias total 1m 46s 20:28:18 UTC+02:00 35 km 57%
ES  Tineo, Asturias total 1m 49s 20:28:02 UTC+02:00 15 km 60%
ES  Villablino, Castille and León total 1m 44s 20:28:41 UTC+02:00 45 km 49%
ES  Grado, Asturias total 1m 49s 20:27:54 UTC+02:00 6 km 67%
ES  Astorga, Castille and León total 1m 33s 20:29:26 UTC+02:00 75 km 39%
ES  Avilés, Asturias total 1m 47s 20:27:36 UTC+02:00 29 km 73%
ES  La Bañeza, Castille and León total 1m 30s 20:29:40 UTC+02:00 82 km 37%
ES  Oviedo, Asturias total 1m 48s 20:27:54 UTC+02:00 15 km 63%
ES  Pola de Lena, Asturias total 1m 48s 20:28:14 UTC+02:00 1 km 62%
ES  Zamora, Castille and León total 13s 20:30:57 UTC+02:00 147 km 27%
ES  Benavente, Castille and León total 1m 21s 20:30:07 UTC+02:00 98 km 33%
ES  Pola de Siero, Asturias total 1m 47s 20:27:49 UTC+02:00 27 km 66%
ES  Gijón, Asturias total 1m 45s 20:27:35 UTC+02:00 40 km 70%
ES  León, Castille and León total 1m 44s 20:29:07 UTC+02:00 39 km 32%
ES  Pola de Laviana, Asturias total 1m 47s 20:28:03 UTC+02:00 19 km 61%
ES  Río Aller, Asturias total 1m 48s 20:28:22 UTC+02:00 3 km 55%
ES  Villaviciosa, Asturias total 1m 43s 20:27:38 UTC+02:00 46 km 74%
ES  Medina del Campo, Castille and León total 54s 20:31:06 UTC+02:00 126 km 29%
ES  Llanes, Asturias total 1m 34s 20:27:38 UTC+02:00 74 km 81%
ES  Valladolid, Castille and León total 1m 26s 20:30:31 UTC+02:00 85 km 30%
ES  Palencia, Castille and León total 1m 41s 20:29:54 UTC+02:00 43 km 29%
ES  Segovia, Castille and León total 55s 20:31:32 UTC+02:00 124 km 40%
ES  Torrelavega, Cantabria total 1m 19s 20:27:37 UTC+02:00 101 km 80%
ES  Moralzarzal, Madrid total 17s 20:31:56 UTC+02:00 143 km 29%
ES  Santander, Cantabria total 1m 3s 20:27:23 UTC+02:00 123 km 76%
ES  Colmenar Viejo, Madrid total 36s 20:31:55 UTC+02:00 136 km 28%
ES  Burgos, Castille and León total 1m 44s 20:29:12 UTC+02:00 25 km 35%
ES  Aranda de Duero, Castille and León total 1m 41s 20:30:17 UTC+02:00 37 km 26%
ES  Alcobendas, Madrid total 22s 20:32:04 UTC+02:00 141 km 20%
ES  Laredo, Cantabria total 47s 20:27:24 UTC+02:00 136 km 81%
ES  Alcalá de Henares, Madrid total 36s 20:32:07 UTC+02:00 135 km 18%
ES  Castro-Urdiales, Cantabria total 37s 20:27:24 UTC+02:00 143 km 79%
ES  Guadalajara, Castille-La Mancha total 1m 5s 20:31:50 UTC+02:00 112 km 21%
ES  Miranda de Ebro, Castille and León total 1m 23s 20:28:29 UTC+02:00 92 km 54%
ES  Bilbao, Basque Country total 30s 20:27:33 UTC+02:00 146 km 76%
ES  Gasteiz / Vitoria, Basque Country total 1m 4s 20:28:10 UTC+02:00 119 km 57%
ES  Durango, Basque Country total 14s 20:27:38 UTC+02:00 151 km 77%
ES  Arrasate / Mondragón, Basque Country total 25s 20:27:46 UTC+02:00 147 km 71%
ES  Soria, Castille and León total 1m 42s 20:29:52 UTC+02:00 26 km 28%
ES  Logroño, La Rioja total 1m 21s 20:28:44 UTC+02:00 93 km 36%
ES  Cuenca, Castille-La Mancha total 50s 20:32:28 UTC+02:00 123 km 24%
ES  Estella-Lizarra, Navarre total 51s 20:28:18 UTC+02:00 131 km 44%
ES  Calahorra, La Rioja total 1m 17s 20:28:53 UTC+02:00 99 km 25%
ES  Tarazona, Aragon total 1m 30s 20:29:28 UTC+02:00 71 km 25%
ES  Tafalla, Navarre total 47s 20:28:27 UTC+02:00 133 km 38%
ES  Calatayud, Aragon total 1m 41s 20:30:19 UTC+02:00 22 km 31%
ES  Tudela, Navarre total 1m 20s 20:29:11 UTC+02:00 91 km 32%
ES  Ejea de los Caballeros, Aragon total 1m 2s 20:28:58 UTC+02:00 117 km 16%
ES  Teruel, Aragon total 1m 33s 20:31:46 UTC+02:00 54 km 25%
ES  Requena, Valencia total 12s 20:33:05 UTC+02:00 139 km 15%
ES  Zaragoza, Aragon total 1m 23s 20:29:39 UTC+02:00 83 km 15%
ES  Chiva, Valencia total 42s 20:33:01 UTC+02:00 126 km 24%
ES  Llíria, Valencia total 1m 5s 20:32:44 UTC+02:00 105 km 23%
ES  Alginet, Valencia total 18s 20:33:15 UTC+02:00 136 km 21%
ES  Valencia, Valencia total 58s 20:32:54 UTC+02:00 113 km 22%
ES  Sueca, Valencia total 14s 20:33:18 UTC+02:00 137 km 26%
ES  Sagunto, Valencia total 1m 17s 20:32:33 UTC+02:00 87 km 21%
ES  Onda, Valencia total 1m 30s 20:32:07 UTC+02:00 59 km 36%
ES  Nules, Valencia total 1m 27s 20:32:15 UTC+02:00 66 km 28%
ES  Alcañiz, Aragon total 1m 33s 20:30:24 UTC+02:00 54 km 25%
ES  Castelló de la Plana, Valencia total 1m 33s 20:32:01 UTC+02:00 49 km 31%
ES  Orpesa/Oropesa del Mar, Valencia total 1m 37s 20:31:47 UTC+02:00 30 km 29%
ES  Fraga, Aragon total 57s 20:29:32 UTC+02:00 119 km 29%
ES  Vinaròs, Valencia total 1m 38s 20:31:07 UTC+02:00 20 km 38%
ES  Tortosa, Catalonia total 1m 31s 20:30:35 UTC+02:00 55 km 43%
ES  Sant Carles de la Ràpita, Catalonia total 1m 35s 20:30:52 UTC+02:00 39 km 43%
ES  Lleida, Catalonia total 29s 20:29:18 UTC+02:00 139 km 30%
ES  Cambrils, Catalonia total 1m 10s 20:30:02 UTC+02:00 101 km 41%
ES  Valls, Catalonia total 42s 20:29:38 UTC+02:00 130 km 38%
ES  Tarragona, Catalonia total 1m 0s 20:29:54 UTC+02:00 113 km 39%
ES  Ibiza, Balearic Islands total 1m 3s 20:33:12 UTC+02:00 103 km 37%
ES  El Vendrell, Catalonia total 35s 20:29:40 UTC+02:00 134 km 42%
ES  Vilanova i la Geltrú, Catalonia total 16s 20:29:35 UTC+02:00 141 km 43%
ES  Andratx, Balearic Islands total 1m 36s 20:31:52 UTC+02:00 1 km 30%
ES  Palma, Balearic Islands total 1m 36s 20:31:48 UTC+02:00 6 km 33%
ES  Sóller, Balearic Islands total 1m 34s 20:31:29 UTC+02:00 29 km 35%
ES  Llucmajor, Balearic Islands total 1m 35s 20:31:50 UTC+02:00 6 km 31%
ES  Inca, Balearic Islands total 1m 33s 20:31:29 UTC+02:00 30 km 39%
ES  Santa Margalida, Balearic Islands total 1m 32s 20:31:27 UTC+02:00 35 km 38%
ES  Alcúdia, Balearic Islands total 1m 29s 20:31:13 UTC+02:00 51 km 36%
ES  Santanyí, Balearic Islands total 1m 35s 20:31:57 UTC+02:00 0 km 20%
ES  Manacor, Balearic Islands total 1m 34s 20:31:37 UTC+02:00 25 km 36%
ES  Capdepera, Balearic Islands total 1m 30s 20:31:20 UTC+02:00 46 km 39%
ES  Ciutadella, Balearic Islands total 1m 12s 20:30:45 UTC+02:00 90 km 39%
ES  Maó, Balearic Islands total 1m 10s 20:30:46 UTC+02:00 92 km 33%