Wolfram Precision Eclipse Computation

Partial Solar Eclipse of August 21, 2017

Get a precision report on what to expect from your viewing location:

2017 Solar Eclipse: August 21, 2017


Wake Forest, NC

35.9887°N 78.5367°W

Map of where the eclipse will happen, with Wake Forest, NC highlighted.

Quick Facts

Partial eclipse begins at 1:16:50 PM EDT and lasts for 2 Hr 48 Min 55 Sec


Partial Eclipse Begins 1:16:50 PM EDT

Maximum Eclipse 2:44:41 PM EDT

Partial Eclipse Ends 4:05:46 PM EDT


A series of 21 images, simulating what the eclipse will look like.