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Flag for Antarctica November 25, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — South Pole, Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott station)

Max view in South Pole
Friday, November 25, 2011 at 5:25 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

South Pole: Total Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 5:23 PM

Maximum: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 5:25 PM

Ended: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 9:17 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 54 minutes


November 25, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — South Pole

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This total solar eclipse was fully visible in South Pole. This was a rare and spectacular event that could only be experienced along a relatively narrow strip on the Earth's surface. The eclipse was also visible in other areas, but the Moon did not cover the Sun completely there.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:23 PM Nov 255:25 PM Nov 259:17 PM Nov 25
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Local times for eclipse in South Pole on Friday, November 25, 2011

EventTime in South PoleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 25 at 5:23 PM90°East20.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Full Eclipse beginsNov 25 at 5:23 PM90°East20.7°
The Sun becomes totally eclipsed.
Maximum EclipseNov 25 at 5:25 PM90°East20.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Full Eclipse endsNov 25 at 5:32 PM90°East20.7°
The total eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 25 at 9:17 PM90°East20.7°
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
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Nov 25SolarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14 / Nov 15SolarPartial
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 27SolarPartial
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Feb 16SolarAnnular
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
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