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Flag for Greenland August 12, 2026 — Total Solar Eclipse — Qaanaaq, Greenland (Thule)

Max view in Qaanaaq
Wednesday, August 12, 2026 at 3:10 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Qaanaaq: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 2:09 PM

Maximum: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 3:10 PM

Ends: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 4:12 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 3 minutes

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August 12, 2026 — Total Solar Eclipse — Qaanaaq

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Qaanaaq, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
2:09 PM Aug 123:10 PM Aug 124:12 PM Aug 12
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Local times for eclipse in Qaanaaq on Wednesday, August 12, 2026

EventTime in QaanaaqDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 12 at 2:09 PM171°South27.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 12 at 3:10 PM188°South27.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 12 at 4:12 PM204°South-southwest26.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Qaanaaq (WGST – Western Greenland Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Qaanaaq

Eclipse Visibility from QaanaaqVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021Jun 10SolarAnnular
Annular
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Mar 29SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Total
2029Jun 12SolarPartial
Partial
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
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