Monday, April 8, 2024

~3:00 pm EDT

Experience the 2024 Solar Eclipse In Indiana

Millions of Visitors Expected Across the State

On April 8, 2024, Indiana will experience a total eclipse of the sun. The incredible occurrence will draw thousands of tourists from around the nation to our state. Every part of our state will experience either 100% totality or 90% totality, allowing everyone to witness this incredible event.

This event is the perfect opportunity to make history. Whether you choose to attend one of the many events planned across the state or plan your own viewing parties, you’ll be making memories that will last a lifetime. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to be a part of history in the making!

The Path of Totality for the Eclipse in Indiana 2024 The Path of Totality for the Eclipse in Indiana 2024

The Time of The Eclipse

Depending on your position from east to west within the state, the start time, end time, and total duration of the eclipse will vary. The following are general timings for the eclipse across Indiana. We recommend organizing your viewing party between 1:30 pm EDT and 4:30 pm EDT to fully appreciate the entire eclipse experience in Indiana.

Evansville Eclipse Times

Indianapolis Eclipse Times

Duration of Totality Partial Eclipse Begins Total Eclipse Begins Partial Eclipse Ends
Evansville, IN 3m 02s 12:44pm CDT 2:02pm CDT 3:20pm CDT
Indianapolis, IN 3m 46s
1:50pm EDT
3:06pm EDT 4:23pm EDT
Fort Wayne, IN
2m 46s
1:54pm EDT 3:08pm EDT
4:25pm EDT

Find Eclipse Events IN Indiana With our Solar Eclipse Map

We compiled a comprehensive 2024 Solar Eclipse viewing map, featuring great locations to visit in Indiana. Our map emphasizes free viewing sites near metropolitan areas such as Indianapolis and South Bend. It also includes scenic rural settings, such as Putnam County, and a prime location with the longest darkness, Vincennes! Start planning for an unforgettable eclipse-viewing experience on April 8th.

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We wish everyone a wonderful eclipse viewing experience in Indiana!

Find the Best Places In Indiana

Discover the top viewing locations across the state, from scenic parks to the best downtowns, and plan an unforgettable eclipse experience with our comprehensive guide. Don't miss out on this rare opportunity – check out our list of the best places to view the eclipse in Indiana now!

How To Watch The Eclipse

Learn everything you need to know about watching the eclipse, from finding the perfect viewing location to protecting your eyes, and experience the awe-inspiring wonder of the universe, safely!

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Event Planning Resources

Are you hosting an event or would you like to get involved in the eclipse celebrations? We want to make sure you have everything you need to plan a safe and enjoyable event. We created a comprehensive eclipse checklist​ to help you get connected with state and local organizations, capitalize on our resources, and leave nothing to chance.

Explore Further Details From the Indiana State Government offers a comprehensive portal dedicated to the 2024 eclipse in Indiana. Explore safety plans, prime viewing locations, travel guidance, and more for an unforgettable celestial experience.

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Did you hear about the man who stared at the eclipse without any protective glasses?
He had a dim outlook on life afterwards.


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