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Eclipse chaser log of Patricia Espenak

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Name: Patricia Espenak
Nationality: United States
Seen eclipses: 31
Eclipse chaser since: 50 years
Visited countries: 17



Number: 19

45m 20s



Number: 7

18m 15s


Time in moon shadow: 2d 22h 4m 55s
Time in (ant)umbra: 1h 3m 35s
Time in totality: 45m 20s
Time in annularity: 18m 15s
Longest eclipse: 12/25/2000 (3h 11m 8s)
Longest total eclipse: 07/11/2010 (5m 16s)
Longest annular eclipse: 05/20/2012 (4m 23s)
Number of saros cycles: 23

Visited countries

Patricia Espenak has visited 17 different countries.

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List of seen solar eclipses

Eclipse Seen Location Max. coverage Time in moonshadow Time in (ant)umbra Weather
07/02/2019 (total) total total Chile 100% 2h 23m 17s 2m 28s clear
08/21/2017 (total) total total United States 100% 2h 32m 30s 1m 46s clear
02/26/2017 (annular) annular annular Argentina 97.3% 2h 35m 18s 1m 4s clear
03/09/2016 (total) total total -1.58°, 118° 100% 2h 29m 37s 2m 42s clear
03/20/2015 (total) total total Faroe Islands 100% 2h 8m 47s 2m 1s overcast
10/23/2014 (partial) partial partial United States 31.5% 2h 14m 45s - clear
11/03/2013 (hybrid) total total Kenya 100% 2h 2m 25s 0m 14s overcast
11/13/2012 (total) total total Australia 100% 1h 55m 25s 2m 2s partlyCloudy
05/20/2012 (annular) annular annular United States 86.8% 1h 19m 35s 4m 23s clear
07/11/2010 (total) total total -18.18°, -126.15° 100% 3h 5m 5s 5m 16s clear
07/22/2009 (total) total total China 100% 2h 22m 45s 4m 5s clear
08/01/2008 (total) total total China 100% 1h 51m 46s 1m 36s clear
03/29/2006 (total) total total Libya 100% 2h 41m 33s 4m 3s clear
10/03/2005 (annular) annular annular Spain 90.3% 2h 44m 34s 4m 12s clear
04/08/2005 (hybrid) total total -1.32°, -109.5° 100% 3h 3m 21s 0m 32s clear
10/14/2004 (partial) partial partial United States 37.2% 51m 29s - clear
11/23/2003 (total) total total -65.93°, 89.27° 100% 1h 42m 59s 1m 12s partlyCloudy
05/31/2003 (annular) annular annular Iceland 88.1% 1h 54m 34s 3m 36s clear
12/04/2002 (total) total total South Africa 100% 2h 25m 16s 1m 26s overcast
06/10/2002 (annular) annular annular 20.22°, -105.57° 96.3% 1h 7m 31s 1m 4s overcast
12/14/2001 (annular) annular annular Costa Rica 91.4% 2h 10m 4s 3m 18s overcast
06/21/2001 (total) total total Zambia 100% 2h 45m 41s 3m 35s clear
12/25/2000 (partial) partial partial United States 42.8% 3h 11m 8s - clear
07/31/2000 (partial) partial partial United States 22.4% 51m 37s - clear
08/11/1999 (total) total total Turkey 100% 2h 41m 16s 2m 0s clear
02/16/1999 (annular) annular annular Australia 98.1% 2h 43m 52s 0m 35s clear
02/26/1998 (total) total total Aruba 100% 2h 57m 17s 3m 6s clear
10/24/1995 (total) total total India 100% 2h 25m 26s 0m 48s clear
07/11/1991 (total) total total United States 100% 2h 6m 21s 4m 7s overcast
07/10/1972 (total) total total Canada 100% 2h 9m 59s 2m 14s overcast
03/07/1970 (total) partial partial United States 93.4% 2h 29m 25s - clear