2023 ECLIPSE IN SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO

Santa Fe, New MexicoOn October 14, 2023, an annular, or "ring of fire," solar eclipse will occur in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Santa Fe sits rather close to the eastern limit of the eclipse path, with durations of annularity a bit more modest than other locations closer to the eclipse centerline. But what Santa Fe lacks in duration of annularity it more than makes up for with its artistic vibe and Southwestern architecture, ensuring that New Mexico's capital city will be a popular eclipse viewing destination on October 14. In the downtown Santa Fe area, annularity will last for about 2 minutes and 48 seconds. Below, we've provided key details about the eclipse in Santa Fe for locals and visitors planning on viewing the eclipse from that city.






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CIRCUMSTANCE DETAILS FOR DOWNTOWN SANTA FE

Details based on a latitude/longitude of 35.68691° , -105.93776°

Start of Partial Eclipse9:13:37 AM MDT
Start of Annular Eclipse10:36:03 AM MDT
Maximum Eclipse10:37:27 AM MDT
End of Annular Eclipse10:38:50 AM MDT
End of Partial Eclipse12:09:53 PM MDT
Duration of Annularity2 min, 48 sec
Obscuration at Maximum89.6%
Alt / Azi at Maximum+36.2° / 138.0°

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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SANTA FE WEATHER ON OCTOBER 14


Year Low High Sky*
202239° F72° FSun
202132° F61° FSun
202039° F84° FSun
201937° F73° FSun
201830° F52° FRain

* "Sky" refers to the general sky conditions that were observed for the indicated year around the time of day that the 2023 eclipse will occur locally. It's recommended that eclipse chasers plan to stay mobile in the event that poor weather threatens visibility on October 14, 2023.

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CURRENT WEATHER IN SANTA FE


PATH OF ANNULARITY MAP

Annular Solar Eclipse - October 14, 2023 - Santa Fe, New Mexico Map

For an interactive map of the path of annularity in Santa Fe, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

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ANNULAR ECLIPSE DETAILS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS

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Location Annularity Start Duration*
El Rancho de las Golondrinas10:35:24 AM MDT3:48
Meow Wolf Santa Fe10:35:48 AM MDT3:11
Santa Fe Farmers' Market10:36:00 AM MDT2:52
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum10:36:02 AM MDT2:48
Lensic Performing Arts Center10:36:02 AM MDT2:48
The Loretto Chapel10:36:02 AM MDT2:48
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture10:36:02 AM MDT2:52
Museum of International Folk Art10:36:02 AM MDT2:53
Nedra Matteucci Galleries10:36:02 AM MDT2:49
New Mexico State Capitol10:36:02 AM MDT2:50
San Miguel Chapel10:36:02 AM MDT2:49
Santa Fe Botanical Garden10:36:02 AM MDT2:53
Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian10:36:02 AM MDT2:54
The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi10:36:03 AM MDT2:48
New Mexico History Museum10:36:03 AM MDT2:47
Palace of the Governors10:36:03 AM MDT2:48
Santa Fe Plaza10:36:03 AM MDT2:48
Canyon Road (Canyon Road and Camino Escondido)10:36:04 AM MDT2:48
Cross of the Martyrs10:36:04 AM MDT2:46
Old Fort Marcy Park10:36:04 AM MDT2:46
The Crosby Theatre10:36:13 AM MDT2:20
Randall Davey Audubon Center & Sanctuary10:36:13 AM MDT2:34
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 annularity for your exact location on eclipse day, use the interactive Google eclipse maps developed by Xavier Jubier.

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

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