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Flag for Canada August 1, 2008 — Total Solar Eclipse — Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada

Max view in Blanc-Sablon
Friday, August 1, 2008 at 4:48 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Blanc-Sablon: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 4:04 AM

Maximum: Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 4:48 AM

Ended: Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 5:34 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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August 1, 2008 — Total Solar Eclipse — Blanc-Sablon

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Blanc-Sablon, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
4:13 AM Aug 14:48 AM Aug 15:34 AM Aug 1
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Local times for eclipse in Blanc-Sablon on Friday, August 1, 2008

EventTime in Blanc-SablonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 1 at 4:04 AM58°East-northeast1.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseAug 1 at 4:13 AM59°East-northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 1 at 4:48 AM59°East-northeast0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 1 at 5:34 AM75°East-northeast10.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Blanc-Sablon (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Blanc-Sablon

Eclipse Visibility from Blanc-SablonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2000Dec 25SolarPartial
Partial
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2007Aug 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPenumbral
Partial
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Blanc-Sablon, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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