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Flag for Australia May 10, 2013 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

Max view in Darwin
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 8:07 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Darwin: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, May 10, 2013 at 6:58 AM

Maximum: Fri, May 10, 2013 at 8:07 AM

Ended: Fri, May 10, 2013 at 9:29 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 31 minutes

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May 10, 2013 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Darwin

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:58 AM May 108:07 AM May 109:29 AM May 10
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Local times for eclipse in Darwin on Friday, May 10, 2013

EventTime in DarwinDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 10 at 6:58 AM72°East-northeast0.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseMay 10 at 8:07 AM67°East-northeast16.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 10 at 9:29 AM59°East-northeast33.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Darwin (ACST – Australian Central Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Darwin

Eclipse Visibility from DarwinVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Darwin, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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