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Flag for Antarctica November 14, 2012 — Total Solar Eclipse — South Pole, Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott station)

Max view in South Pole
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 2:18 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

South Pole: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 11:39 AM

Maximum: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 2:18 PM

Ended: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 12:44 AM

Duration: 13 hours, 5 minutes


November 14, 2012 — Total Solar Eclipse — South Pole

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in South Pole, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

11:39 AM Nov 142:18 PM Nov 1412:44 AM Nov 15
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Local times for eclipse in South Pole on Wednesday, November 14, 2012

EventTime in South PoleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 14 at 11:39 AM270°West18.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseNov 14 at 2:18 PM90°East18.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 15 at 12:44 AM90°East18.4°
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
Note: Click on the date link for details in South Pole, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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