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Flag for Antarctica February 16, 1999 — Annular Solar Eclipse — South Pole, Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott station)

Max view in South Pole
Tuesday, February 16, 1999 at 4:15 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


South Pole: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 4:15 PM

Maximum: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 4:15 PM

Ended: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 7:49 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 34 minutes

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February 16, 1999 — Annular Solar Eclipse — South Pole

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in South Pole, 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

StartMaxEnd
4:15 PM Feb 164:15 PM Feb 167:49 PM Feb 16
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Local times for eclipse in South Pole on Tuesday, February 16, 1999

EventTime in South PoleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 16 at 4:15 PM90°East12.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 16 at 4:15 PM90°East12.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 16 at 7:49 PM90°East12.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for South Pole (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in South Pole

Eclipse Visibility from South PoleVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Jan 27SolarAnnular
Annular
1990Aug 6 / Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
1991Jan 16SolarPartial
Annular
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Jun 15LunarPartial
Partial
1993Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarTotal
Total
1993Nov 14SolarTotal
Partial
1994May 25LunarPartial
Partial
1994Nov 4SolarPartial
Total
1995Apr 15 / Apr 16LunarPartial
Partial
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
Partial
1997Sep 17LunarTotal
Total
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Sep 6 / Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Feb 16SolarPartial
Annular
1999Jul 28 / Jul 29LunarPartial
Partial
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