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Aug 21, 2017 at 3:54 pm
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Cape Breton Regional Municipality

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:47 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:54 pm 0.52 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 4:56 pm

Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

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August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Cape Breton Regional Municipality

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Cape Breton Regional Municipality. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (ADT) for Cape Breton Regional Municipality.

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
2:47 pm Mon, Aug 21
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction Southwest 221°
49.3°
3:54 pm Mon, Aug 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction West-southwest 240°
40.3°
4:56 pm Mon, Aug 21
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction West-southwest 254°
30.4°

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Cape Breton Regional Municipality, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. Check the weather for Cape Breton Regional Municipality.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Cape Breton Regional Municipality

Eclipse Visibility From Cape Breton Regional MunicipalityVisibility Worldwide
Aug 21, 2017 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North/East Asia, North/West Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Jan 31, 2018 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North/East Africa, North America, North/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Jan 20/21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 11, 2019 Partial Mercury TransitPartial Mercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic

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