Eclipse Calculator – Solar Eclipses in Pyongyang, North Korea
Eclipse visible in Pyongyang – Aug 11, 2018 Partial Solar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in Pyongyang (weather permitting).
During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Pyongyang. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
More about the Aug 11, 2018 Partial Solar Eclipse
Local times for eclipse in Pyongyang on Saturday, August 11, 2018
Click on the Sun/Moon symbols in the column entitled “Looks like” to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
|Event||Time in Pyongyang||Direction||Altitude||Looks like||Comments|
|Partial eclipse begins||Aug 11 at 7:10 PM||286°||4.1° ||The Moon touches the Sun's edge.|
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
|Maximum Eclipse||Aug 11 at 7:36 PM||290°||0.2° below||Moon is closest to the center.|
Sun near horizon, must have completely free sight or higher up than the surroundings.
|Sunset||Aug 11 at 7:36 PM||290°||0.2° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Aug 11 at 8:25 PM||290°||0.2° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
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.
Times are local for Pyongyang
- Korea Standard Time).
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|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Apr 26, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 19, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
|Apr 15, 2014||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Oct 8, 2014||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Apr 4, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Sep 28, 2015||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 9, 2016||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 23, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 17, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 11, 2017||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
|Aug 8, 2017||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jan 31 / Feb 1, 2018||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jul 28, 2018||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Aug 11, 2018||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 6, 2019||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 21, 2019||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 17, 2019||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Dec 26, 2019||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jan 11, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 6, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 21, 2020||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jul 5, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
|Nov 30, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 19, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|May 16, 2022||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 8, 2022||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|May 6, 2023||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 29, 2023||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
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