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August 2, 2027 — Total Solar Eclipse — Penang, Penang, Malaysia

Aug 2, 2027 at 7:31 pm
Max View in Penang, Penang
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse in Penang, Penang
Begins: Mon, Aug 2, 2027 at 6:51 pm
Maximum: Mon, Aug 2, 2027 at 7:31 pm 0.417 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Aug 2, 2027 at 7:35 pm
Duration: 44 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


August 2, 2027 — Total Solar Eclipse — Penang

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Penang. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (MYT) for Penang. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.8 seconds.

6:51:39 pm Mon, Aug 2
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction West-northwest 287°
7:31:56 pm Mon, Aug 2
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 287°
7:35:28 pm Mon, Aug 2SettingSunset SettingMap direction West-northwest 287°
8:14:44 pm Mon, Aug 2Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 289°

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

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Penang

Eclipse Visibility From PenangVisibility Worldwide
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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