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Local circumstances of the transit of Venus

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Cloudy sky at sunset
Photo: Espace pour la vie (Planétarium de Montréal)

In Québec

Location Latitude Longitude Contact 1 Contact 2 Setting
Chicoutimi 48°26' N 71°04' O 18:03:37 (23°) 18:21:15 (20°) 20:41
Drummondville 45°53' N 72°29' O 18:03:40 (24°) 18:21:19 (21°) 20:36
Gatineau 45°26' N 75°43' O 18:03:47 (26°) 18:21:25 (23°) 20:47
Montréal 45°31' N 73°34' O 18:03:42 (24°) 18:21:21 (21°) 20:39
Québec 46°49' N 71°14' O 18:03:37 (23°) 18:21:16 (20°) 20:35
Sherbrooke 45°24' N 71°54' O 18:03:39 (23°) 18:21:18 (20°) 20:32
Trois-Rivières 46°21' N 72°33' O 18:03:40 (24°) 18:21:19 (21°) 20:38

Elsewhere in Canada

Location Latitude Longitude Contact 1 Contact 2 Maximum Setting
St. John's (NL.) 47°34' N 52°43' O 19:33:11 (11°) 19:50:53 (8°)   20:54
Moncton (NB) 46°05' N 64°47' O 19:03:26 (19°) 19:21:06 (16°)   21:06
Halifax (NS) 44°36' N 63°36' O 19:03:25 (17°) 19:21:05 (14°)   20:56
Charlottetown (PE) 46°14' N 63°08' O 19:03:24 (17°) 19:21:04 (15°)   21:00
Toronto (ON) 43°39' N 79°23' O 18:03:56 (28°) 18:21:35 (25°)   20:56
Sudbury (ON) 46°28' N 81°00' O 18:03:58 (30°) 18:21:36 (27°)   21:13
Winnipeg (MB) 49°53' N 97°09' O 17:04:36 (40°) 17:22:12 (37°) 20:26:10 (8°) 21:33
Regina (SK) 50°25' N 104°39' O 16:04:57 (44°) 16:22:32 (42°) 19:26:06 (13°) 21:05
Calgary (AB) 51°10' N 114°35' O 16:05:23 (49°) 16:22:58 (47°) 19:26:04 (19°) 21:46
Edmonton (AB) 53°33' N 113°28' O 16:05:17 (48°) 16:22:51 (46°) 19:26:11 (19°) 21:58
Vancouver (BC) 49°16' N 123°07' O 15:05:56 (55°) 15:23:30 (53°) 18:26:01 (24°) 21:13
Victoria (BC) 48°26' N 123°23' O 15:05:59 (56°) 15:23:33 (53°) 18:25:59 (24°) 21:11
Iqaluit (NU) 63°45' N 68°33' O 18:03:46 (23°) 18:21:23 (21°) 21:27:16 (4°) 22:40

Particular circumstances: Transit observable in full

Location Lat. Long. Contact 1 Contact 2 Maximum Contact 3 Contact 4
Whitehorse (YU) 60°43' N 135°03' O 15:05:57 (50°) 15:23:31 (49°) 18:26:38 (31°) 21:31:03 (9°) 21:48:51 (7°)
Yellowknife (NT) 62°27' N 114°21' O 16:05:06 (43°) 16:22:40 (41°) 19:26:36 (21°) 22:31:56 (3°) 22:49:46 (1°)

Notes : All times are given as local civil time (daylight time in most locations).
Figures between (parentheses) indicate the height of the sun above the local horizon (in degrees).

Data courtesy of Fred Espenak, NASA/GSFC.

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