Kankana Surya Grahan (Annular Solar Eclipse) will take place on May 20, 2012. It falls on May 21 for local time in Eastern Hemisphere. An Annular Solar Eclipse takes place when Moon blocks most of the sun’s light and makes Sun look like an annulus. Duration of this eclipse will be 5 minutes and 46 seconds (346 seconds).
Solar Eclipse on May 20, 2012 will be visible from the Chinese Coast, Japan, United States of America and Canada. The maximum eclipse will be visible from North Pacific, south of the Aleutian Islands and finished in western United States of America.
The solar eclipse of May 21, 2012 will be visible in India. People in Eastern parts of India will see a partial solar eclipse for few minutes.