Surya Grahan, Solar Eclipse will be taking place on 21 June 2020. It falls on Ashada Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars and Jyeshta Amavasya in Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu and Kannada calendars.
This Surya Grahan will take place in Mrigashira and Ardraa Nakshatram and Mithuna Rashi (Gemini Zodiac Sign / Moon Sign). It occurs in Simha Lagna, Kanya Lagna and Tula Lagna.
This Surya Grahan will be taking place during the day time in India and will be visible in India as Annular Solar Eclipse and some places it is visible as Chudamani Solar Eclipse. Hence, we need to observe or follow rituals related to Hinduism. Pregnant women also need to follow the rituals associated with Surya Grahan on this day.
As this Solar Eclipse is visible as Annular Solar Eclipse in almost all places of India, but the timings may vary city to city and state to state. Hence check out the timings as per your city. The below are the timings given for Full eclipse visibility..
As per the IST (Indian Standard Time)… the timings of Solar eclipse on 21 June 2020..
Solar eclipse begins at – 10.17 AM – Visible
Greatest Eclipse (Maximum Eclipse) at – 12.10 PM – Visible
Total Solar eclipse ends at – 2.02 PM
The Surya Grahan of 21 June 2020 is visible from any city of India:
Jammu, Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir), Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Patiala (Punjab), Ambala (Haryana), Shimla, Dehradun, Delhi, Jaipur, Udaipur, Ajmer (Rajasthan), Surat, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Gandhinagar (Gujarat), Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Nashik, Nanded (Maharashtra), Panaji (Goa), Bangalore, Mysore, Gulbarga, Mangalore (Karnataka), Chennai, Madurai, Salem, Coimbatore, Trichy (Tamil Nadu), Thiruvananthapuram, Cochin, Calicut (Kerala), Hyderabad, Vizag, Vijayawada, Tirupati, Warangal, Nellore, Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack (Odisha), Kolkata, Howrah, Darjeeling, Durgapur, Asansol (West Bengal), Guwahati (Assam), Agartala (Tripura), Kohima (Nagaland), Imphal (Manipu), Aizwal (Mizoram), Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), Gangtok (Sikkim), Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur, Agra, Ghaziabad, Meerut, Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh), Patna, Gaya, Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur, Purnia (Bihar), Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Ranchi (Jharkhand), Raipur, Bhilai (Chhattisgarh), the enthusiasts can watch the Solar Eclipse of this 21 June 2020.