All about the first solar eclipse 2022 in Pakistan: Suraj Grahan 2022 in Pakistan, India, and other countries to be on April 30.
Solar eclipse 2022 timings, visibility, and How and where to watch? The first Solar eclipse 2022 is all set to occur on 30th April, and this will be a partial solar eclipse and will be visible in southern South America, parts of Antarctica, over the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
A solar eclipse takes place when the moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thus completely or partially hindering the light of the Sun for the Earth. The solar eclipse takes place in the polar regions of the Earth when the center of the Moon’s shadow misses the Earth.
This is the first Suraj Grahan in Pakistan 2022 and will be partial. The moon will block the sun and the eclipse is going to appear as a partial eclipse in some countries.
Timing of the first solar eclipse 2022:
This is the first solar eclipse (Suraj Grahan) of the year 2022 and is all set to start at 18:45 UCT Time.
Timing of the first solar eclipse 2022 in Pakistan:
The first Solar Eclipse 2022 will be at 23:45 Pakistan Standard time., while it would be at its peak at 01:41 pm and end at 3:37 pm.
Visibility of the Solar Eclipse in Pakistan:
The Suraj Grahan 2022 will not be visible in Pakistan, India, and many other Asian countries. It will also be visible in southern South America, parts of Antarctica, over the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
Visibility of the Solar Eclipse in India:
Solar Eclipse aka Surya Grahan in India, will not be visible in the entire country.
How to Protect Eyes in a Solar Eclipse?
If you see the solar eclipse with the bared eyes it can damage your cornea. Doctors and medical experts said that watching the solar eclipse with the naked eyes can leave damaging effects on the cornea of the eyes. Therefore before watching the Suraj graham you need to take some necessary precautions. In order to watch the solar eclipse special equipment is needed such as special solar glasses, darkened welder’s glasses, pinhole camera, medical X-ray film, and other tools.
If you are planning to view the solar eclipse and want to evade damage to your eyes wear special solar glasses or use darkened welder glasses.
you can also make DIY solar viewing glasses by clicking here.
Live Streaming of Solar Eclipse 2022:
The first Suraj Grahan 2022 will be not visible in many regions but the viewers can observe the event through live streams of space agencies and certain observatories.
You can enjoy the LIVE web stream of NASA that will showcase this spectacle on NASA’s website. The website timeanddate.com has published the live stream link which people can visit on April 30 to watch the solar eclipse.
Upcoming Solar Eclipses 2022:
There are only two solar eclipses in 2022 and the second solar eclipse of the year will be on the 25th of October.
For more updates regarding the lunar and solar eclipses in Pakistan in 2022 click here.