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Flag for Greenland August 11, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Thule Air Base, Greenland (Pituffik)

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Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 6:02 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Thule Air Base: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 5:16 AM

Maximum: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 6:02 AM

Ends: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 6:49 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 32 minutes


August 11, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Thule Air Base

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Thule Air Base. There are no locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

5:16 AM Aug 116:02 AM Aug 116:49 AM Aug 11
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Local times for eclipse in Thule Air Base on Saturday, August 11, 2018

EventTime in Thule Air BaseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 11 at 5:16 AM52°Northeast7.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Maximum EclipseAug 11 at 6:02 AM63°East-northeast9.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 11 at 6:49 AM74°East-northeast12.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Thule Air Base (ADT – Atlantic Daylight Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Thule Air Base

Eclipse Visibility From Thule Air BaseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 5 / Jun 6VenusTransit
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
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