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Flag for Greenland August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Thule Air Base, Greenland (Pituffik)

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Monday, August 21, 2017 at 3:09 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Thule Air Base: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:35 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:09 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:42 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 7 minutes

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August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Thule Air Base

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Thule Air Base, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
2:35 PM Aug 213:09 PM Aug 213:42 PM Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in Thule Air Base on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in Thule Air BaseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 2:35 PM196°South-southwest24.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 3:09 PM205°South-southwest24.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 3:42 PM214°Southwest23.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Thule Air Base (ADT – Atlantic Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Thule Air Base

Eclipse Visibility from Thule Air BaseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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