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Local Circumstances for the 21 AUG 2017 Total Solar Eclipse at Lebanon, OR:

Latitude: 44° 32' 11" NLongitude: 122° 54' 25" W
Duration of Totality*: 1m 38sPartial phase start: 9:05:09AM (PDT), at "1:00 o'clock" on the sun's disk
Totality Start*: 10:17:23AM (PDT)
*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 Lebanon!

Standard Google Map of Lebanon and vicinity
Current Weather Forecast for Lebanon
Visit our "Weather" links above for other great cloud cover forecast maps!

Xavier Jubier's interactive map of the path near Lebanon

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Lebanon, OR

Lebanon is in the path of totality for the Total Solar Eclipse of August 21, 2017!
Observers there will see (appx.) 1m 38s 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 OR cities!
Visit community pages for other states


Official Plans for viewing the eclipse from Lebanon


The Lebanon Community Foundation "Cheadle Lake Park" is hosting " Party in the Path"!   Three days of camping on our site on August 18-19-20, and a viewing party on Monday the 21st. We are still planning and organizing with local vendors in the community.

Tentative plans call for a concert on the evening of Saturday August 19th. Train excursions in the Santiam corridor. Food vendors on site and other local activities to be determined.  We will offer out-of-area guests information on planning one day self guided tours to The Oregon Coast, Cascade Mountains,  Woodburn Outlet Mall, Linn County Covered Bridges, The Oregon Gardens, Silver Creek Falls and other potential trips.

Contact Ronn Passmore 541-990-0240 or Lebanon Chamber of Commerce 541-258-7164 for information related to camping fees and registration.

Camping will mostly consist of Dry Camping for motorized vehicles and trailers and tent camping.  There are a limited number of full hookups available. We have room for up to 200 units on site, with overflow property available if needed. Those who register early will receive prime camping spots. Porta Potties and dumpster service will be provided on site, but we have no RV Dump on site. It is located about 4 miles away.

Safety glasses for viewing will be available on site for a nominal fee. We will experience 1 minute 38 seconds of totality.

Pictures of the Lebanon area

No pictures of Lebanon have been submitted yet!

If you are an official of Lebanon, 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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