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Aug 21, 2017 at 7:22 pm
Max View in Thiès

Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Thiès

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 7:01 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 7:22 pm 0.37 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 8:45 pm

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

Location

August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Thiès

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
7:01 pm Mon, Aug 21
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 280°
5.4°
7:22 pm Mon, Aug 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-northwest 282°
0.6°
7:26 pm Mon, Aug 21Not directly visibleSunset Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 282°
-0.2°
8:45 pm Mon, Aug 21Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 288°
-19.2°

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

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Thiès

Eclipse Visibility From ThièsVisibility 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
Jul 27, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South in North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 16/17, 2019 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
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

Note: Click on the date link for details in Thiès, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.