26 Dec 2019


6:00 am - 9:00 am


Mentioned Below

Partial Solar Eclipse 2019

UAE will be witnessing a rare solar eclipse on 26th December 2019. The event in its entirety is largely a partial solar eclipse, with the “ring” event lasting just a few minutes only in the Liwa region of Abu Dhabi. It will be visible at sunrise on the Arabian Peninsula (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, and Qatar). Join Dubai Astronomy Group to observe this rare event at the Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park – Dubai



PACKAGE 1 (Eclipse observation)

  • • Event Date: 26th Dec 2019
  • • Event Timing: 6 am to 9 am
  • • Location: Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park – Dubai


Ticket price without Camping:
  • • Adult: AED 200
  • • Child: AED 100
  • • DAG member: AED 30 (DAG members are required to present their membership card)


  • • Telescopic Observation of Partial Solar Eclipse
  • • Talk and Q&A Session
  • • Free Solar Eclipse glasses will be provided to all the participants


  • • Dubai Astronomy Group members are requested to bring their membership ID Card
  • • The UAE Space Agency is not responsible in any way for the direct or indirect damages that may occur as a result of exposure and looking directly at the solar eclipse, including – without limitation – complications in the eye that may lead to blindness.


لا تتحمل وكالة الامارات للفضاء بأي حال من الأحوال، المسؤولية عن الأضرار المباشرة أو غير المباشرة التي قد تحدث نتيجة التعرض والنظر مباشرة الى كسوف الشمس، بما في ذلك – ومن دون حصر- مضاعفات في العين قد تؤدي الى العمى


Details on the Liwa Annular Solar Eclipse event: