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Flag for Australia December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia

Max view in Macquarie Island
Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 7:49 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Macquarie Island: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 7:03 PM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 7:49 PM

Ends: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 8:32 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — Macquarie Island

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:03 PM Dec 47:49 PM Dec 48:32 PM Dec 4
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Local times for eclipse in Macquarie Island on Saturday, December 4, 2021

EventTime in Macquarie IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 4 at 7:03 PM247°West-southwest11.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseDec 4 at 7:49 PM238°West-southwest5.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 4 at 8:32 PM230°Southwest0.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Macquarie Island (AEDT – Australian Eastern Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Macquarie Island

Eclipse Visibility from Macquarie IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26 / May 27LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2022May 16LunarPartial
Total
2022Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
Total
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 22SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
2029Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Total
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