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Local Circumstances for the 21 AUG 2017 Total Solar Eclipse at Marysville, KS:

Latitude: 39° 50' 28" NLongitude: 96° 38' 50" W
Duration of Totality*: 1m 11sPartial phase start: 11:37:22AM (CDT), at "1:00 o'clock" on the sun's disk
Totality Start*: 1:03:22PM (CDT)
*All times shown are calculated for the lat/long specified above, and are accurate to within a couple of seconds, due mainly to influences of the "edge effects" at the start and end of totality.
For a more detailed explanation of this, please see the "About Accuracy" section of this great 2017 eclipse page by Ernie Wright of NASA!
Please also note that these times have been converted from UTC; if you see times on other sites that say "UTC"/ "UT", or "GMT", those are NOT the local times for you in Marysville!

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Current Weather Forecast for Marysville
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Xavier Jubier's interactive map of the path near Marysville

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Marysville, KS

Marysville is in the path of totality for the Total Solar Eclipse of August 21, 2017!
Observers there will see (appx.) 1m 11s of totality!

(Get your eclipse glasses here – you MUST have them to safely view the partial phases!)

Do you have a location that could host folks seeking to watch the eclipse?
First, we'd suggest you contact your local Chamber of Commerce and/or Town/City Council.
But then, check out Sky & Telescope Magazine's Marketplace for viewing locations! also has a (paid) Eclipse advertising section, where you can make and post an ad to promote your products and services!


Please be sure to check out Dr. Kate Russo's excellent White Paper on Community Eclipse Planning!

Not where you want to be?
Go back to other KS cities!
Visit community pages for other states


The next total solar eclipse visible from the continental United States occurs August 21, 2017. This will be the first such event to cross our entire country in almost 100 years. The shadow of the Moon passes over the northeast corner of Kansas, providing Marysville with 1 minute and 11 seconds of totality!

It’s time to start planning for this once-in-a-lifetime event!  Initial plans for viewing in Marysville are noted below and more will be released as we get closer to August.

Official Plans for viewing the eclipse from Marysville


Click here to get directions to Marysville from your current location.


We have four area hotels, two area bed & breakfasts and several RV parks with availability for this weekend.  Click here for more information.


We have dozens of area restaurants and dining establishments to satisfy anyone’s food craving. Click here for a listing of dining options in Marysville.


Marysville has many attractions and activities sure to keep you busy during your stay.  Our area museums will be open on Saturday for you to explore the history of our county and the Pony Express. Click here for more information on area museums and other attractions. Our new public art project, Black Squirrels on Parade, lets you get up close and personal with Marysville’s official mascot!  Twenty-one five-foot fiberglass black squirrels are displayed all throughout town, designed and painted by local and regional artists, so while in town for the viewing of the eclipse you can go on a Black Squirrel Hunt!

In addition, we have numerous recreation activities for you to enjoy time outdoors, including the Blue River Rail Trail, Marysville Country Club Golf Course, Alcove Springs Historic Park, Marysville Aquatic Center, as well as tennis courts and much more. Click here for more information on our recreation activities.

We are working on a schedule of events for the weekend of the eclipse. Stay tuned for a listing of associated events and activities!


We have two officially viewing sites in Marysville: The 7th Street Corridor to City Park and the Lakeview Sports Complex. 

7th Street Corridor/City Park:  close proximity to our downtown with a number of dining options and unique retailers. Also adjacent to RV area at City Park.

Lakeview Sports Complex:  access to restrooms, large parking lots and large, unobstructed viewing areas.

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Pictures of the Marysville area

No pictures of Marysville have been submitted yet!

If you are an official of Marysville, who is responsible for Eclipse2017 public outreach,
please send us information about your community’s 2017 eclipse plans – so we can share it here with everyone!
(Please note, we are completely swamped with requests, so NO more pictures - and PLEASE give us the text EXACTLY so we can cut and paste it in!) encourages everyone to get into the path of totality on eclipse day,
and see one of the greatest sights the sky has to offer!

(And make sure to have eclipse glasses on hand for everyone!)

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