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Monday, August 21, 2017 at 3:43 pm

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Basse-Terre: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:24 pm Countdown

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:43 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 4:52 pm

Duration: 2 hours, 28 minutes

Magnitude: 0.83


August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Basse-Terre

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Basse-Terre, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is a spectacular sight.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

2:24 pm Aug 213:43 pm Aug 214:52 pm Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in Basse-Terre on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in Basse-TerreDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 2:24 pm267°West57.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 3:43 pm273°West38.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 4:52 pm277°West21.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Basse-Terre (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Basse-Terre

Eclipse Visibility From Basse-TerreVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
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