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Flag for Venezuela August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Caracas, Venezuela

Max view in Caracas
Monday, August 21, 2017 at 3:17 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Caracas: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:17 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 4:23 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 23 minutes

Location

August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Caracas

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
2:00 PM Aug 213:17 PM Aug 214:23 PM Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in Caracas on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in CaracasDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 2:00 PM276°West60.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 3:17 PM277°West41.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 4:23 PM278°West25.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Caracas (VET – Venezuelan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Caracas

Eclipse Visibility from CaracasVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarPenumbral
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
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