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Flag for Isle of Man August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Douglas, Isle of Man

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Monday, August 21, 2017 at 8:01 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Douglas: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 7:38 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 8:01 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 8:23 PM

Duration: 45 minutes


August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Douglas

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Douglas, 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

7:38 PM Aug 218:01 PM Aug 218:23 PM Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in Douglas on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in DouglasDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 7:38 PM281°West7.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 8:01 PM285°West-northwest4.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 8:23 PM290°West-northwest1.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Douglas (BST – British Summer Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Douglas

Eclipse Visibility from DouglasVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
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