Sign in Create account

Eclipse chaser log of Dave Balch

Back to overview

Profile picture

Profile

Name: Dave Balch
Nationality: United States
Seen eclipses: 20
Eclipse chaser since: 40 years
Visited countries: 14

Totality

total

Number: 16

47m 28s

Annularity

annular

Number: 4

17m 13s

Statistic

Time in moon shadow: 2d 2h 31m 48s
Time in (ant)umbra: 1h 4m 41s
Time in totality: 47m 28s
Time in annularity: 17m 13s
Longest eclipse: 02/16/1980 (3h 7m 59s)
Longest total eclipse: 07/22/2009 (6m 40s)
Longest annular eclipse: 01/04/1992 (7m 1s)
Number of saros cycles: 14

Visited countries

Dave Balch has visited 14 different countries.
AR  AU  AW  CN  IN  KE  MN  PA  PF  PY  RO  TR  US  ZM 

Interactive map (Google Maps)

List of seen solar eclipses

Eclipse Seen Location Max. coverage Time in moonshadow Time in (ant)umbra Weather
07/02/2019 (total) total total Argentina 100% 2h 21m 20s 2m 30s clear
08/21/2017 (total) total total United States 100% 2h 35m 21s 1m 47s mostlySunny
11/13/2012 (total) total total Australia 100% 1h 55m 35s 2m 0s overcast
05/20/2012 (annular) annular annular United States 87.3% 2h 14m 58s 4m 25s clear
07/11/2010 (total) total total French Polynesia 100% 2h 48m 17s 3m 39s clear
07/22/2009 (total) total total 25.26°, 142.06° 100% 2h 51m 4s 6m 40s clear
08/01/2008 (total) total total China 100% 1h 51m 32s 1m 49s clear
03/29/2006 (total) total total Turkey 100% 2h 34m 1s 3m 32s mostlySunny
04/08/2005 (hybrid) annular annular Panama 99.2% 2h 21m 59s 0m 15s partlyCloudy
12/04/2002 (total) total total -25.82°, 35.07° 100% 2h 30m 25s 1m 33s overcast
06/21/2001 (total) total total Zambia 100% 2h 45m 8s 3m 29s clear
08/11/1999 (total) total total Romania 100% 2h 47m 15s 2m 22s cloudy
02/26/1998 (total) total total Aruba 100% 2h 57m 17s 3m 4s partlyCloudy
03/09/1997 (total) total total Mongolia 100% 2h 6m 51s 2m 24s overcast
10/24/1995 (total) total total India 100% 2h 31m 26s 0m 51s clear
11/03/1994 (total) total total Paraguay 100% 2h 30m 17s 3m 38s clear
05/10/1994 (annular) annular annular United States 88.5% 3h 7m 37s 5m 30s clear
01/04/1992 (annular) annular annular United States 81.8% 2h 26m 57s 7m 1s clear
07/11/1991 (total) total total United States 100% 2h 6m 20s 4m 6s clear
02/16/1980 (total) total total Kenya 100% 3h 7m 59s 3m 57s partlyCloudy