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Aug 21, 2017 at 9:21 am
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Fairbanks

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 8:29 am

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 9:21 am 0.48 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 10:16 am

Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes

Location

August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — Fairbanks

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
8:29 am Mon, Aug 21
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction East 92°
14.6°
9:21 am Mon, Aug 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction East-southeast 105°
20.1°
10:16 am Mon, Aug 21
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction East-southeast 118°
25.4°

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

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Fairbanks

Eclipse Visibility From FairbanksVisibility 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 31, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North/East Africa, North America, North/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Jan 20, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 29/30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

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