The Partial Solar Eclipse
The second solar eclipse of the year will be visible on September 13, 2015 for observers in southern Africa , the southern Indian Ocean, and parts of Antarctica. At the point of greatest eclipse, in Antarctica at 6:54 UT, the Sun will be 79% covered by the Moon. In Cape Town, the eclipse will peak at 5:43 UT when the Sun appears 43% covered. But if you can't make it to the bottom half of the world, you can join Slooh for coverage of this partial solar eclipse where you will see live images from our partner observatories and hear expert commentary from Slooh astronomers.