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Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Adak, Alaska, U.S.A.

Eclipse visible in Adak – August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Adak

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Adak, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

More about the August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Adak on Monday, August 21, 2017

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in AdakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 7:11 AM64°East-northeast4.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseAug 21 at 7:40 AM69°East-northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 8:03 AM69°East-northeast0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthMoon 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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 8:57 AM84°East10.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.

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 Adak (HADT - Hawaii-Aleutian Daylight Time).

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May 20, 2012SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Oct 7 / Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 23, 2014SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 8, 2016SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 16, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7, 2017LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 5, 2019SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 10, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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May 25 / May 26, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 18 / Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 7 / Nov 8, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth

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