2024 ECLIPSE IN BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA

Bloomington, IndianaOn April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will occur in Bloomington, Indiana. In Indiana, Bloomington wins the eclipse lottery, located almost directly on the centerline. For a total solar eclipse, the centerline is where the duration of totality lasts the longest in any one area, and the lucky residents of Bloomington will enjoy durations that exceed the 4-minute mark. In the downtown Bloomington area, the Sun will go dark for about 4 minutes and 2 seconds. Below, we've provided key details about the eclipse in Bloomington for locals and visitors planning on viewing the eclipse from that city.






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CIRCUMSTANCE DETAILS FOR DOWNTOWN BLOOMINGTON

Details based on a latitude/longitude of 39.16528° , -86.52656°

Start of Partial Eclipse1:49:11 PM EDT
Start of Total Eclipse3:04:52 PM EDT
Maximum Eclipse3:06:53 PM EDT
End of Total Eclipse3:08:54 PM EDT
End of Partial Eclipse4:22:29 PM EDT
Duration of Totality4 min, 2 sec
Alt / Azi at Maximum+53.8° / 214.6°

Eclipse data courtesy of Fred Espenak, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, from eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov. Note that this data is approximate and doesn't take into account variations in lunar limb geography. To determine the precise circumstance details for your exact location on eclipse day, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

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BLOOMINGTON WEATHER ON APRIL 8


Year Low High Sky*
202237° F45° FSun & Clouds
202157° F70° FRain
202057° F82° FSun & Clouds
201955° F73° FSun & Clouds
201823° F45° FSun

* "Sky" refers to the general sky conditions that were observed for the indicated year around the time of day that the 2024 eclipse will occur locally. It's recommended that eclipse chasers plan to stay mobile in the event that poor weather threatens visibility on April 8, 2024.

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CURRENT WEATHER IN BLOOMINGTON


PATH OF TOTALITY MAP

Total Solar Eclipse - April 8, 2024 - Bloomington, Indiana Map

For an interactive map of the path of totality in Bloomington, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

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TOTAL ECLIPSE DETAILS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS

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Location Totality Start Duration*
Fairfax State Recreation Area3:04:50 PM EDT3:56
Buskirk-Chumley Theater3:04:51 PM EDT4:02
FAR Center for Contemporary Arts3:04:51 PM EDT4:02
Monroe County Courthouse3:04:51 PM EDT4:02
Monroe County History Center3:04:51 PM EDT4:02
WonderLab Museum of Science, Health, and Technology3:04:51 PM EDT4:02
Wylie House Museum3:04:51 PM EDT4:02
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology3:04:52 PM EDT4:02
Jacobs School of Music Opera and Ballet Theater3:04:53 PM EDT4:02
Memorial Stadium3:04:53 PM EDT4:02
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art3:04:53 PM EDT4:02
Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall3:04:53 PM EDT4:02
Indiana University Bloomington3:04:54 PM EDT4:02
Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center3:04:54 PM EDT4:00
Eclipse data courtesy of Fred Espenak, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, from eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov. Note that these times and durations are approximate, especially for locations encompassing relatively large areas such as parks and campuses, and don't take into account variations in lunar limb geography. To determine the precise start time, end time, and duration of totality for your exact location on eclipse day, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

* "Duration" refers to the duration of totality and is expressed in minutes and seconds

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