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Eclipse visible in Cape Dorset – Aug 11, 2018 Partial Solar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in Cape Dorset (weather permitting).

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Cape Dorset. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

More about the Aug 11, 2018 Partial Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Cape Dorset on Saturday, August 11, 2018

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Cape DorsetDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial eclipse beginsAug 11 at 4:09 AM43°Northeast2.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseAug 11 at 4:43 AM51°Northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 11 at 4:48 AM51°Northeast0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthMoon 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 Northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 11 at 5:28 AM61°East-northeast3.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.

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.

Times are local for Cape Dorset (EDT - Eastern Daylight Time).

Other eclipses visible in Cape Dorset

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
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Looks like in
Cape Dorset
Path of the eclipse
Oct 18, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 23, 2014SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27 / Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 11, 2018SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20 / Jan 21, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 10, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4 / Jul 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 30, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 10, 2021SolarAnnularAnnularEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Nov 8, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 14, 2023SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 28, 2023LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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