How you can watch today's solar eclipse
- Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto
Skygazers will be able to see a partial solar eclipse this morning as the moon passes between the earth and the sun.
The partial eclipse is expected to begin at around 10.10am in the UK, as nearly a third of the sun will be blocked out by the passing moon known as an annular solar eclipse.
The maximum eclipse is set to occur at 11.13am, with the moon covering a third of the sun.
The partial eclipse is due to end at 12.22pm.
Where is best to watch the solar eclipse?
You may also want to watch:
Given the time the eclipse is taking place, the sun is already expected to be quite high.
As long as you are out of the way of tall buildings and trees, you should get a good view of the event.
- 1 Weather warning for Suffolk this week with thunderstorms predicted
- 2 71% of people want Covid restrictions to remain after June 21 - survey
- 3 Did you do a litter-pick this weekend? Spot yourself in our Suffolk Clean Sweep gallery
- 4 Plans for 44 homes submitted for Elmswell farmland
- 5 PM set to announce postponement of lockdown easing today
- 6 Yellow weather warning issued for thunderstorms and flooding for next week
- 7 Freedom Day has been delayed by up to four weeks
- 8 Delay to Freedom Day on June 21 'only sensible thing to do', says MP
- 9 It's coming home! Fans across Suffolk celebrate England's win
- 10 Coronavirus 'growth rate' rises further in East Anglia
What do you need to see the eclipse?
Looking directly into sunlight can be very dangerous for the human eye, so it is recommended that observers wear eclipse glasses.
If you catch any photos or videos of the eclipse, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org