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Eclipse visible in Tórshavn – Jun 1 - Jun 2, 2011 Partial Solar Eclipse

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

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Tórshavn. 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 Jun 1, 2011 Partial Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Tórshavn on Wednesday, June 1, 2011

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 TórshavnDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 1 at 10:07 PM316°Northwest2.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Maximum EclipseJun 1 at 10:54 PM326°Northwest0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun near horizon, must have completely free sight or higher up than the surroundings.
SunsetJun 1 at 10:55 PM326°Northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 1 at 11:40 PM326°Northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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 Tórshavn (WEST - Western European Summer Time).

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
Tórshavn
Looks like in
Tórshavn
Path of the eclipse
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Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 1, 2008SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16 / Aug 17, 2008LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 6, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
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Jun 15, 2011LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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