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Flag for Argentina February 15, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Buenos Aires, Argentina

Max view in Buenos Aires
Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7:12 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Buenos Aires: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 6:36 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 7:12 PM

Ends: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 7:45 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 9 minutes

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February 15, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Buenos Aires

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Buenos Aires. There are no locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:36 PM Feb 157:12 PM Feb 157:45 PM Feb 15
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Local times for eclipse in Buenos Aires on Thursday, February 15, 2018

EventTime in Buenos AiresDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 15 at 6:36 PM264°West13.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 15 at 7:12 PM259°West6.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 15 at 7:45 PM254°West-southwest0.1° below
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Buenos Aires (ART – Argentina Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Buenos Aires

Eclipse Visibility from Buenos AiresVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
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