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April 8, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

Apr 8, 2024 at 8:29 pm
Max View in Tórshavn
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Tórshavn
Begins: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 7:51 pm
Maximum: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 8:29 pm 0.527 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 8:34 pm
Duration: 42 minutes

April 8, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Tórshavn

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Tórshavn. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (WEST) for Tórshavn.

7:51:53 pm Mon, Apr 8
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 278°
8:29:31 pm Mon, Apr 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon 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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West-northwest 286°
8:34:21 pm Mon, Apr 8SettingSunset SettingMap direction West-northwest 288°
9:27:00 pm Mon, Apr 8Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 299°

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

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Tórshavn

Eclipse Visibility From TórshavnVisibility Worldwide
Oct 25, 2022 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, North/East Africa, Atlantic
Nov 8, 2022 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

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