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Flag for North Korea August 11, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Pyongyang, North Korea

Max view in Pyongyang
Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 7:07 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Pyongyang: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 6:40 PM

Maximum: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 7:07 PM

Ends: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 7:55 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes


August 11, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Pyongyang

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Pyongyang. 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

6:40 PM Aug 117:07 PM Aug 117:07 PM Aug 11
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Local times for eclipse in Pyongyang on Saturday, August 11, 2018

EventTime in PyongyangDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 11 at 6:40 PM286°West-northwest4.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximum EclipseAug 11 at 7:07 PM290°West-northwest0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetAug 11 at 7:07 PM290°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 11 at 7:55 PM290°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Pyongyang (PYT – Pyongyang Time).

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.

Eclipses visible in Pyongyang

Eclipse Visibility from PyongyangVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Pyongyang, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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