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Flag for Antarctica December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — McMurdo, Antarctica (McMurdo Station, Ross Island)

Max view in McMurdo
Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 9:14 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


McMurdo: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 8:21 PM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 9:14 PM

Ends: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 10:07 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 46 minutes

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December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — McMurdo

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in McMurdo, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
8:21 PM Dec 49:14 PM Dec 410:07 PM Dec 4
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Local times for eclipse in McMurdo on Saturday, December 4, 2021

EventTime in McMurdoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 4 at 8:21 PM256°West-southwest19.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseDec 4 at 9:14 PM243°West-southwest17.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 4 at 10:07 PM231°Southwest14.9°
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
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26 / May 27LunarTotal
Total
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2022May 16LunarTotal
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
Total
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 22SolarPartial
Partial
2026Feb 17 / Feb 18SolarPartial
Annular
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 7SolarPartial
Annular
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 6SolarPartial
Partial
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