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

Eclipse visible in Fairbanks – May 20, 2012 Annular Solar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in in Fairbanks (weather permitting).

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

More about the May 20 - May 21, 2012 Annular Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Fairbanks on Sunday, May 20, 2012

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 FairbanksDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 20 at 3:20 PM211°South-southwest42.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 20 at 4:35 PM233°Southwest37.5° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 20 at 5:46 PM251°West-southwest30.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Fairbanks (AKDT - Alaska Daylight Time).

Other eclipses visible in Fairbanks

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
Fairbanks
Looks like in
Fairbanks
Path of the eclipse
Mar 18, 2007SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 27 / Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 9, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 20 / Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 1, 2011SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 20, 2012SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 23, 2014SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27, 2015LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 8, 2016SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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