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Local Circumstances for the 21 AUG 2017 Total Solar Eclipse at Rexburg, ID:
|Latitude: 43° 49' 34" N||Longitude: 111° 47' 23" W|
|Duration of Totality*: 2m 17s||Partial phase start: 10:15:42AM (MDT), at "1:00 o'clock" on the sun's disk|
|Totality Start*: 11:33:14AM (MDT) |
*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 Rexburg!
Standard Google Map of Rexburg and vicinity
Current Weather Forecast for Rexburg
CURRENT CLOUD COVER:
LOCAL | NATIONAL
Visit our "Weather" links above for other great cloud cover forecast maps!
Rexburg is in the path of totality for the
Total Solar Eclipse of August 21, 2017!
Observers there will see (appx.) 2m 17s 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 ID cities!
Visit community pages for other states
If you are an official of Rexburg, 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!)
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!)
Check out the 2017 Rexburg ID eclipse site!
Official Plans for viewing the eclipse from Rexburg
The Rexburg Area Chamber of Commerce is offering booth space in a “Vendor Village” for 4 days – Friday, August 18th, Saturday, August 19th, Sunday, August 20th, & Monday, August 21st at Riverside Park near Rexburg Rapids. If you are a member of the Rexburg Area Chamber of Commerce the fee for this event is $100. If you are not a member the fee is $200. All food booths are invited to move to the Madison School District Office at 60 West Main Street for an Art Fair and Story Telling event.
You can DOWNLOAD and complete a booth application or we can mail you an application if you call us at 208-356-5700 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We can FAX you an application if you provide us with your FAX number.
There will be tent camping near-by and RV parking at the Madison Fair Grounds.
For camping info call the City of Rexburg at 208-359-3020.
Don’t miss this opportunity to sell your wares and enjoy the weekend with friends and family!"
If you have any questions you can contact the Chamber of Commerce at email@example.com or call 208-356-5700.