Solar Eclipse Computer

U.S. Naval Observatory
Astronomical Applications Department

Solar Eclipse of 2017 Aug. 21

Sun in Partial Eclipse at this Location

New Orleans, Louisiana (Longitude W 90° 4' 48.0", Latitude N 29° 58' 12.0", Height 0m)

August 21, 2017   Universal Time (UT1)Delta T: 69.4s
PhenomenonDayTime (UT1)Sun's Altitude (°)Sun's Azimuth (°)Position Angle (°)Vertex Angle (°)
Eclipse Begins2116:57:40.066.3136.4305.9343.6
Maximum Eclipse2118:29:36.470.9200.0
Eclipse Ends2119:57:15.958.0241.6103.352.3


Duration2h 59m 35.9s
Magnitude0.800
Obscuration75.4%

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