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Local Circumstances for the 21 AUG 2017 Total Solar Eclipse at Newberry, SC:

Latitude: 34° 16' 28" NLongitude: 81° 37' 07" W
Duration of Totality*: 2m 32sPartial phase start: 1:11:32PM (EDT), at "2:00 o'clock" on the sun's disk
Totality Start*: 2:40:15PM (EDT)
*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 Newberry!

Standard Google Map of Newberry and vicinity
Current Weather Forecast for Newberry
CURRENT CLOUD COVER:
LOCAL | NATIONAL
Visit our "Weather" links above for other great cloud cover forecast maps!

Xavier Jubier's interactive map of the path near Newberry

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Newberry, SC


Newberry is in the path of totality for the Total Solar Eclipse of August 21, 2017!
Observers there will see (appx.) 2m 32s 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!
Eclipse2017.org 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 SC cities!
Visit community pages for other states

 


 

Columbia is planning MAJOR events, and many central SC cities will be participating.
Check out the GREAT plans on tap on their wonderful website:

www.totaleclipsecolumbiasc.com



Newberry, SC EclipseFest!!

Engage with your family, community and humanity through this very scientific yet human event all throughout different venues in historic downtown Newberry, SC - that last saw a total eclipse in 1900!

Enlighten your brain with hands on activities ranging from building your own space craft to the science of beer, speakers, photographs, tasting foods, listening to music and moving your heavenly body. A total experience while experiencing totality.  All leading up to the Experience of the eclipse at 2:40 P.M. on August 21st. Janet Ivey, PBS acclaimed Janet’s Planet host, will lead us through the EclipseFest along with three skilled and trained state winning teachers of the year and one NASA engineer. With these experts on hand, Newberry will be the best viewing location for this once in a lifetime event!
www.newberryeclipse.com



Official Plans for viewing the eclipse from Newberry


Newberry EclipseFest Watch Party

August 21 from 1pm to 4pm
Downtown Newberry's Memorial Park


Join us in downtown Newberry for the official EclipseFest Watch Party. From 1 pm to 4 pm We will have live music, food trucks, kids inflatables, and activities in and around downtown Newberry's Memorial Park. All this will lead up to the once in a lifetime moment when at 2:40pm for 2 minutes and 32 seconds Newberry, SC will find itself in total darkness during the total solar eclipse. Janet Ivey, PBS acclaimed Janet's Planet host, will lead us through the Eclipse along with 3 skilled and trained state winning teachers of the year and one NASA engineer. With these experts on hand, Newberry will be the best viewing location for this once in a lifetime event!



Pictures of the Newberry area

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If you are an official of Newberry, 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!




 

Eclipse2017.org 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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