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Flag for Puerto Rico August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Juan, Puerto Rico

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Monday, August 21, 2017 at 3:34 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

San Juan: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:11 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:34 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 4:46 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 35 minutes


August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Juan

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in San Juan, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

2:11 PM Aug 213:34 PM Aug 214:46 PM Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in San Juan on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in San JuanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 2:11 PM259°West64.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 3:34 PM269°West44.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 4:46 PM274°West27.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for San Juan (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in San Juan

Eclipse Visibility From San JuanVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
2012Jun 5VenusTransit
2013May 24 / May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
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