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Aug 21, 2017 at 3:51 pm
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in San Fernando

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:37 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:51 pm 0.68 Magnitude

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

Duration: 2 hours, 20 minutes

Location

August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Fernando

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
2:37 pm Mon, Aug 21
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction West 276°
53.7°
3:51 pm Mon, Aug 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction West 277°
35.4°
4:56 pm Mon, Aug 21
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction West 279°
19.5°

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

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in San Fernando

Eclipse Visibility From San FernandoVisibility 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 20/21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 16, 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
Jul 4/5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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