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Flag for Australia May 21, 2031 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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Wednesday, May 21, 2031 at 6:28 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Darwin: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, May 21, 2031 at 5:27 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 21, 2031 at 6:28 PM

Ends: Wed, May 21, 2031 at 7:38 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 11 minutes


May 21, 2031 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Darwin

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:27 PM May 216:28 PM May 216:28 PM May 21
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Local times for eclipse in Darwin on Wednesday, May 21, 2031

EventTime in DarwinDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 21 at 5:27 PM294°West-northwest13.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 21 at 6:28 PM290°West-northwest0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetMay 21 at 6:28 PM290°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 21 at 7:38 PM290°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Darwin (ACST – Australian Central Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Darwin

Eclipse Visibility from DarwinVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2030Jun 16LunarPartial
2030Nov 25SolarPartial
2030Dec 10LunarPenumbral
2031May 21SolarPartial
2031Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2032Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarTotal
2032Oct 19LunarTotal
2033Apr 15LunarTotal
2033Oct 8LunarTotal
2034Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2035Feb 22LunarPenumbral
2036Feb 12LunarPartial
2037Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2037Jul 13SolarPartial
2038Jul 16LunarPenumbral
2038Dec 12LunarPenumbral
2038Dec 26SolarPartial
2039Jun 7LunarPartial
2039Nov 30 / Dec 1LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Darwin, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100