Solar eclipse on April 8th

On April 8, 2024, a solar eclipse will occur in Quebec.

While it’s safe to drive during the eclipse, there are a few precautions you should take:

  • Do not look directly at the sun;
  • Do not wear eclipse glasses while driving;
  • Don’t stop your vehicle on the road or on the shoulder of the road to watch the eclipse;
  • Respect the Highway Safety Code at all times.

For all the precautions to follow, we invite you to consult the Government of Quebec website.