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Monday, August 21, 2017 at 3:22 pm

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Cockburn Town: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 1:55 pm Countdown

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:22 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 4:38 pm

Duration: 2 hours, 43 minutes

Magnitude: 0.84


Upcoming Eclipse: August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse is not visible in Cockburn Town. See animation and where it can be seen

August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Cockburn Town

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Cockburn Town, 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

1:55 pm Aug 213:22 pm Aug 214:38 pm Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in Cockburn Town on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in Cockburn TownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 1:55 pm242°West-southwest71.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 3:22 pm262°West51.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 4:38 pm270°West34.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Cockburn Town (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Cockburn Town

Eclipse Visibility From Cockburn TownVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
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