Partial Eclipse of the Sun: 2018 August 11

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Partial Eclipse of the Sun on 2018 August 11

The global visibility of this solar eclipse is shown in the diagram to the left. A higher quality version of this global plot can be downloaded in pdf format by clicking on this image.

An explanation of this diagram can be found here.

 

Animation of the Partial Eclipse of the Sun on 2018 August 11

The animation shown in the diagram to the right illustrates the motion of the shadow of the Moon at five minute intervals. This animation runs in a continuous loop.

This graphic, provided by Dr. Andrew Sinclair, shows the grey penumbral shadow where the eclipse will be seen as a partial one. The UT time is shown in the upper right-hand corner of the diagram.

Local Circumstances and Animations

Diagrams showing the configuration of the eclipse including the local circumstances are available for the 168 locations given in the following table. All timing information is given in Universal time (UT). Animations showing the progress of the eclipse are also available for the locations specified. These animations can be as large as 275kb in size. It may be necessary to download these files for optimum performance. Eclipses for the locations listed in the following table in the period 1501 CE to 2100 CE can be found by following the location link.

LocationAvailable data
Iqaluit, Nunavut, CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aksu, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Altay, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Anshan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Baotou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Beijing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Changchun, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Changde, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chengdu, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chongqing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Daqing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Datong, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fushun, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Golmud, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guiyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hailar, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Handan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Harbin, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hotan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Huhhot, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jinan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jining, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jinzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kashi, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Korla, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lanzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luoyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanchong, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Neijiang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pingdingshan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qiqihar, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shenyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shijiazhuang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Suihua, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tacheng, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Taiyuan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tangshan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tianjin, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Turpan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Urumqi, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Weinan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wuhai, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wuhan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xi'an, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xining, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xinxiang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xuzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yibin, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yinchuan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yining, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yueyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yumen, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zhangjiakou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zhaotong, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zhengzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zibo, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tallinn, EstoniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tartu, EstoniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Torshavn, Faroe Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Helsinki, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oulu, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rovaniemi, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tampere, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Turku, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ammassalik, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ilulissat, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ittoqqortoormiit, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nuuk, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qaanaaq, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qaqortoq, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sisimiut, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Station Nord, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Upernavik, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Akureyri, IcelandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Reykjavik, IcelandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aktyubinsk, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Almaty, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Astana, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pavlodar, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Petropavlovsk, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kostanay, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Semipalatinsk, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ural'sk, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ust'-Kamenogorsk, KazakhstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bishkek, KyrgyzstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Karakol, KyrgyzstanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Choybalsan, MongoliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Darhan, MongoliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Erdenet, MongoliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hovd, MongoliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ulaangom, MongoliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ulan Bator, MongoliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alesund, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bergen, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bodo, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kristiansand, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oslo, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Stavanger, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tromso, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Trondheim, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aldan, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Abakan, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arkhangel'sk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Barnaul, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Berezniki, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Blagoveshchensk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bodaybo, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bratsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chelyabinsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chita, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Irkutsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Izhevsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kansk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kazan, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kirov, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Krasnoyarsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kyzyl, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Magnitogorsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mirnyy, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Moscow, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Murmansk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Naberezhnyye Chelny, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nizhnevartorsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nizhniy Novgorod, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nizhniy Tagil, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Noril'sk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Novokuznetsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Novosibirsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Omsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Orel, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Orenburg, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Orsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Penza, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Perm, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Petrozavodsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pskov, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ryazan, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rubtsovsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Samara, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sankt-Peterburg, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Surgut, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Susuman, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Syktyvkar, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tiksi, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tobol'sk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tomsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tynda, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ufa, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ulan-Ude, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ul'yanovsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Urengoy, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Velikiy Novgorod, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vologda, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vorkuta, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yakutsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yaroslavl, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yekaterinburg, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Longyearbyen, SvalbardLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gavle, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Karlstad, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kiruna, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lulea, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ostersund, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Stockholm, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sundsvall, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Umea, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kirkwall, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lerwick, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 2018

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