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Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7:07 pm

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Mar del Plata: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 6:25 pm

Maximum: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 7:07 pm

Ends: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 7:46 pm

Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes


February 15, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Mar del Plata

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Mar del Plata. There are no locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

6:25 pm Feb 157:07 pm Feb 157:46 pm Feb 15
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Local times for eclipse in Mar del Plata on Thursday, February 15, 2018

EventTime in Mar del PlataDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 15 at 6:25 pm266°West15.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 15 at 7:07 pm260°West7.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 15 at 7:46 pm254°West-southwest0.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Mar del Plata (ART – Argentina Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Mar del Plata

Eclipse Visibility From Mar del PlataVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
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