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Flag for Antarctica February 16, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — McMurdo, Antarctica (McMurdo Station, Ross Island)

Max view in McMurdo
Friday, February 16, 2018 at 9:00 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


McMurdo: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 8:07 AM

Maximum: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 9:00 AM

Ends: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 9:54 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes

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February 16, 2018 — Partial Solar Eclipse — McMurdo

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from McMurdo. There are no locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
8:07 AM Feb 169:00 AM Feb 169:54 AM Feb 16
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Local times for eclipse in McMurdo on Friday, February 16, 2018

EventTime in McMurdoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 16 at 8:07 AM93°East12.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 16 at 9:00 AM80°East15.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 16 at 9:54 AM66°East-northeast17.7°
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
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Feb 16SolarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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