Solar Eclipse 20th March (1 Viewer)

Affiliate links here may earn MHF compensation

Eamless

Free Member
Nov 29, 2013
192
949
London
Funster No
29,212
MH
C class
Exp
Newbie
there is a total solar eclipse on the morning of the 20th March. In the UK it will be 90% coverge. The further north the better. This is going to be the best eclipse in the UK until 2090 and I for one won't be around to see that.
 

Puddleduck

LIFE MEMBER
Jan 15, 2014
12,449
44,380
Scottish Borders
Funster No
29,703
MH
Without at present
Exp
On and off for many years.
Should be well worth watching. There are a lot of cruise ships going to the area of the totality - I asked Martin if he would like to do that as an early significant birthday gift but he didn't. I'd like to see all the cruise ships lined up and following the path of the eclipse!
 
Jun 16, 2014
658
2,487
NOTTINGHAM
Funster No
31,988
MH
Autotrail Savannah
Exp
Almost a Newbie but not quite now.
I would like to think I am here to watch the next eclipse. Only got my MH last year and want to get my monies worth, mind you,, born in 1950 so hope my medicals go ok. :roflmto::roflmto::roflmto:
 

chrisgreen

Funster
Jul 26, 2009
5,980
12,332
england
Funster No
7,663
MH
c class
Exp
since 2004
i will wait for the next one:D

Subscribers  do not see these advertisements

 

SilverF1

Free Member
Nov 14, 2010
109
68
Worcestershire
Funster No
14,441
MH
Low Profile
Exp
7 years and upwards
there is a total solar eclipse on the morning of the 20th March. In the UK it will be 90% coverge. The further north the better. This is going to be the best eclipse in the UK until 2090 and I for one won't be around to see that.

I ran a check on the NASA Solar Eclipse pages http://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/solar.html to check the times and Partial Eclipse factor. I put in Glasgow for location and it shows another significant partial eclipse, 12th August 2026.
Glasgow 20th March, partial eclipse starts 8.29 Max. 9.34 Ends 10.42 Factor 0.937
Birmingham 20th March, partial eclipse starts 8.25 Max. 9.31 Ends 10.40 Factor 0.891

For 12th August 2026 Glasgow Factor is 0.917
For 12th August 2026 Birmingham Factor is 0.913

Since these last figures are similar to what you posted, Eamless, there's hopefully every chance of seeing the 2026 one.
Hope the info and link are useful.
 

Fletton

Free Member
Oct 19, 2014
1,531
2,501
Lincolnshire, UK
Funster No
33,882
MH
Knaus Sky I Plus 650LG
Exp
First MoHo - April 2015
I wonder if that'll be a good omen!?..

On that day - I'll have just completed my 55th journey around our star.... oh!.. and i'll be having me pension :)
 

Join us or log in to post a reply.

To join in you must be a member of MotorhomeFun

Join MotorhomeFun

Join us, it quick and easy!

Log in

Already a member? Log in here.

Latest journal entries

Funsters who are viewing this thread

Back
Top