There is a Solar Eclipse on 23 October 2014 (Diwali, Kartik Amavasya, Ashwin Amavasya). This Surya Grahan is Pakshik Surya Grahan (Partial Solar Eclipse) which will not be visible in India and other Asian Countries.
The Partial Solar Eclipse of 23 October 2014 falls on Kartik Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars and on Ashwin Amavasya in the calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
Best places to view this partial solar eclipse are – North American countries – United States of America, Canada and Mexico and very small part of Russia.
This Solar Eclipse will not be visible in Asian countries such as India, Pakistan, UAE, Singapore, Malaysia and all other parts of Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Africa and South American countries.
Time of Solar Eclipse on 23 October 2014 in UTC
Partial Solar Eclipse begins – 19.37 hrs
Greatest Eclipse – 21.45 hrs
Partial Solar Eclipse ends – 23.52 hrs
Those who living in USA, Canada and Mexico are advised to follow the rituals related to Solar Eclipse on this day.