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Flag for Antarctica April 29, 2014 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Mawson, Antarctica (Mawson Base, Holme Bay)

Max view in Mawson
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:14 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Mawson: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Apr 29, 2014 at 9:07 AM

Maximum: Tue, Apr 29, 2014 at 10:14 AM

Ended: Tue, Apr 29, 2014 at 11:25 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 17 minutes


April 29, 2014 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Mawson

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Mawson, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:09 AM Apr 2910:14 AM Apr 2911:25 AM Apr 29
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Local times for eclipse in Mawson on Tuesday, April 29, 2014

EventTime in MawsonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 29 at 9:07 AM52°Northeast0.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseApr 29 at 9:09 AM52°Northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 29 at 10:14 AM52°Northeast0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to Northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 29 at 11:25 AM20°North-northeast6.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northeast.
Times are local for Mawson (MAWT – Mawson Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Mawson

Eclipse Visibility from MawsonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mawson, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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