What time to see the solar eclipse in Maine

MAINE (NEWS CENTER) — The total solar eclipse will begin in Maine this afternoon and move across the nation before ending in South Carolina by mid-afternoon.

WATCH: Follow the full eclipse from coast to coast 

Portions of 14 states are in the path of totality of the eclipse, when the sun is completely covered by the moon. The eclipse begins in Maine at 1:27 p.m.  The total eclipse will end near around 4:00 p.m. 

What time to see the maximum eclipse in your town or city: 

  • Kittery: 1:28 p.m. with 60.8% obscuration
  • Sanford: 1:28 p.m. with 60% obscuration 
  • Biddeford: 1:29 p.m. with 57.5% obscuration 
  • Lewiston-Auburn: 1:29 p.m. with 57.6% obscuration 
  • Augusta: 1:30 p.m. with 56.5% obscuration 
  • Bangor: 1:32 p.m. with 54.2% obscuration 
  • Rockland: 1:31 p.m. with 56.3% obscuration 
  • Caribou: 1:32 p.m. with 48.5% obscuration 
  • Bar Harbor:1:33 p.m. with 54.6% obscuration 


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