Robert J. Modic May 27, 2012
----- Original Message -----
> 1b. Re: Partial solar eclipses in Guide
> Posted by: "Luc Desamore" luc_desamore@... luc_desamore
> Date: Sat May 26, 2012 7:24 am ((PDT))
> If I compare Guide map with maps from links given on the Nasa web site :
> I do not see any difference on the eastern limit, look at Odessa in
> Texas at the south limit of the path.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Robert J. Modic" <robertjmodic@...>
> To: "Guide User" <email@example.com>
> Sent: Saturday, 26 May, 2012 11:24
> Subject: [guide-user] Partial solar eclipses in Guide
>>I was looking at the local circumstances of the recent solar
>> eclipse on May 20. I noticed that the eastern limit for the
>> partial eclipse is drawn farther west by about 400 miles than
>> it actually was. This seems to be the case for the eastern
>> and western limits for all eclipses. Of course, toggling
>> "Show Eclipse" off and zooming in on the Sun allows one to
>> see the local circumstances of each eclipse with high accuracy.
>> But this is rather time consuming.
>> Is there a way to show the full extent of the eclipsed areas
>> on the global map so one can quickly step through eclipses
>> to find the partial ones as well as the total ones?