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Who saw the February 1979 eclipse?
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Last update: November 17 2017

Who saw the
Total Solar Eclipse of 26 February 1979 ?


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Chaser List: list of eclipse chaser data on file for this eclipse. Highlighted names link to eclipse chaser logs, (+) to image galleries.

  Name Lat. Long. Elev.
(m)
Weather Total
(s)
Eclipse
(m)
 Aisner, Michael47.122-109.4991Clear156.3141.2
 ARPIN, PIERRE49.269-100.981150Partly clouded162.7145.5
 Bakich, Michael46.785-111.3571Clear156.4139.9
Barr, Derryl41.133-100.750900Clear-149.8
 Bernard, Dr John D (+)51.151-96.6571Hazy169.1146.2
 Bertrand, Moe38.252-122.038150Clear-131.1
Kramer, Bill40.019-83.0131Partly clouded-155.6
Bradlee, Bob41.784-88.1601Clear-155.2
 Burgess, Dan31.783-106.4331,140Clear-143.3
 Carpenter, Steven (+)47.108-104.744150Partly clouded103.9144.6
 Clawson, Hiram45.963-119.377200Unlucky cloud140.4133.8
 Cooper, Alec 46.003-119.2601Clear139.6133.9
  Name Lat. Long. Elev.
(m)
Weather Total
(s)
Eclipse
(m)
 Cooper, Liz49.934-97.119150Clear134.7147.0
 Dunham, David48.355-99.890479Clear44.1146.8
Dyer, Alan49.901-99.462500Clear166.6145.9
Espenak, Fred50.995-97.000100Clear168.9146.2
 Falconer, Gord49.183-101.250462Hazy163.8145.4
 Fortner, Michael49.855-97.2281Clear130.5147.0
 Friedland, Jay42.351-71.1071Clear-149.7
 Friedl, Eric41.944-87.691150Partly clouded-155.2
Fulco, Charles41.000-73.60013Clouded out-151.5
 Hacking, Perry47.134-109.4461Clear156.4141.2
Harris, Joel49.895-99.3161Clear164.8146.0
 Hayfield, Harry52.105-1.9431Hazy-89.0
 Hendry, Khati47.610-122.3051Partly clouded-131.2
  Name Lat. Long. Elev.
(m)
Weather Total
(s)
Eclipse
(m)
 Hutchinson, Michael40.178-105.1261,523Partly clouded-146.7
 Izen, Joe49.107-101.050150Partly clouded157.8145.6
 Jarin, Aklama42.520-82.965188Clouded out-155.1
Johnson, BrettSAllen42.428-123.300288Hazy-130.8
 Kennedy, Bette45.531-122.7011Clouded out128.8131.2
Kentrianakis, Michael50.684-98.0481Hazy167.1146.0
Kramer, Denise39.984-83.0081Clear-155.6
 Kuchera, David47.070-109.2041,341Clear157.3141.4
 Lepler, Elliot34.102-118.299150Clear-133.0
Liebenberg, Don47.100-109.4461Clear156.0141.2
 Loring, Jeanne45.702-120.092100Lucky Hole138.4133.3
Maley, Paul50.888-97.228150Partly clouded168.7146.2
 Malicki, Chris 50.626-97.0491Clear163.3146.5
  Name Lat. Long. Elev.
(m)
Weather Total
(s)
Eclipse
(m)
Malnar, Joe45.821-120.8261Lucky Hole136.8132.7
 Marsella, Tom45.830-120.808500Unlucky cloud138.1132.7
 Minor, Robert 46.604-120.5201Partly clouded115.6132.8
 Moser, Dave45.597-121.169150Partly clouded133.2132.4
 Nye, Derald49.975-98.3691Hazy160.4146.4
 Ottum, Brian48.427-101.3261Clear134.9145.9
Pasachoff, Deborah49.838-99.9761Clear166.5145.7
Pasachoff, Eloise49.838-99.9761Clear166.5145.7
Pasachoff, Jay49.838-99.9761Clear166.5145.7
Pasachoff, Naomi49.838-99.9761Clear166.5145.7
Rao, Joe47.334-108.9521Hazy158.4141.5
 Reynolds, Mike50.893-97.2781Hazy169.0146.2
 Roberts, Carter47.343-108.8861,045Clear155.6141.5
  Name Lat. Long. Elev.
(m)
Weather Total
(s)
Eclipse
(m)
 Robey, John37.643-122.435150Clear-130.6
Scheck, George50.588-98.012250Hazy168.8146.1
Schneider, Elaine47.283-108.733972Clear158.1141.7
Schneider, Glenn47.283-108.7331Clear159.5141.7
Schneider, Ira47.283-108.733972Clear158.1141.7
 Seeliger, John32.611-96.846150Clear-151.3
 Silliman, Kent46.373-114.1371Clear151.6137.9
Slobins, Robert50.230-98.9361Clear166.9145.9
 smith, Mike40.472-111.753150Partly clouded-141.0
 Sossen, Nina45.696-121.242150Clear136.3132.4
Stephens, Robert34.016-117.257300Hazy-134.0
 Stevens, Larry49.886-99.8421Clear166.5145.7
 Tatum, Randy50.075-103.2661Clear74.7143.6
  Name Lat. Long. Elev.
(m)
Weather Total
(s)
Eclipse
(m)
 Thomas, Peri44.174-112.236150Partly clouded-140.0
Vandenbulcke, Geert47.140-109.4951Clear159.2141.2
 Vivian, Jay45.693-120.814133Lucky Hole136.7132.7
 Warzecha, Michal42.520-82.965188Clouded out-155.1
Wong, Alson33.902-117.845100Clear-133.3
 Yoshida, Bryan45.836-120.7951Partly clouded136.9132.7
Zucker, Evan36.000-78.9451Clear-153.4

Number of eclipse chasers who saw this one: 71
Longest duration reported: 169.1 by Bernard, Dr John D (+)
Average duration reported: 100.5

Different nations represented in chaser list above.

 Unknown44
United States23
Jamaica2
Canada1
Belgium1



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