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Monday, August 21, 2017 at 1:29 pm

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

New Orleans: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 11:57 am Countdown

Maximum: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 1:29 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 at 2:57 pm

Duration: 3 hours

Magnitude: 0.80


August 21, 2017 — Total Solar Eclipse — New Orleans

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

11:57 am Aug 211:29 pm Aug 212:57 pm Aug 21
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Local times for eclipse in New Orleans on Monday, August 21, 2017

EventTime in New OrleansDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 21 at 11:57 am136°Southeast66.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 21 at 1:29 pm200°South-southwest70.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 21 at 2:57 pm242°West-southwest58.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for New Orleans (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in New Orleans

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