Learn about the 2024 Eclipse.
Model it with Astropy.
Check our work against the USNO.
Demo notebook by H. Snyder for the 2017-08-21 Solar Eclipse
Adrian Price-Whelan, Visualizing the 2017 eclipse with Astropy, 2017-08-20
US Naval Observatory 2024 April 08 Eclipse information / Calculate local circumstances
Juna Kollmeier, TED Talk
Astropy 3.2 (2019-06-10)
(Ok, this is cheating.)
This will give us animations and the setup for basic stats.
Add geopy so it knows about the Palatine Library.
17:00 UTC to 21:00 UTC
31.497463254119648 2024-04-08 12:54:39 31.474618929868615 2024-04-08 15:18:56
US Naval Observatory posted times have been converted from UTC to US/Central.
|value||USNO||calculations in this worksheet|
|First contact time||12:51:13.9||12:54:39|
|Maximum obscuration time||14:07:14.4||14:07:37|
|Last contact time||15:21:29.0||15:18:56|