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Flag for El Salvador August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Salvador, El Salvador

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Monday, August 21, 2017 at 12:58 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

San Salvador: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 11:41 AM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 12:58 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:09 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 28 minutes


August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Salvador

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in San Salvador, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

11:41 AM Aug 2112:58 PM Aug 212:09 PM Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in San Salvador on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in San SalvadorDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 11:41 AM112°East-southeast85.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 12:58 PM264°West75.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 2:09 PM270°West58.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for San Salvador (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in San Salvador

Eclipse Visibility from San SalvadorVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
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