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Flag for Antarctica November 14, 2012 — Total Solar Eclipse — McMurdo, Antarctica (McMurdo Station, Ross Island)

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 11:15 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

McMurdo: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 10:56 AM

Maximum: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 11:15 AM

Ended: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 11:34 AM

Duration: 37 minutes


November 14, 2012 — Total Solar Eclipse — McMurdo

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in McMurdo, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

10:56 AM Nov 1411:15 AM Nov 1411:34 AM Nov 14
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Local times for eclipse in McMurdo on Wednesday, November 14, 2012

EventTime in McMurdoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 14 at 10:56 AM44°Northeast27.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseNov 14 at 11:15 AM39°Northeast28.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 14 at 11:34 AM34°Northeast28.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for McMurdo (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in McMurdo

Eclipse Visibility from McMurdoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Feb 16SolarPartial
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in McMurdo, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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