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Flag for Australia February 16, 1999 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Max view in Perth
Tuesday, February 16, 1999 at 3:24 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Perth: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 1:58 PM

Maximum: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 3:24 PM

Ended: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 4:39 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 42 minutes


February 16, 1999 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Perth

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Perth, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

1:58 PM Feb 163:24 PM Feb 164:39 PM Feb 16
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Local times for eclipse in Perth on Tuesday, February 16, 1999

EventTime in PerthDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 16 at 1:58 PM309°Northwest62.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 16 at 3:24 PM286°West-northwest45.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 16 at 4:39 PM274°West29.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Perth (AWST – Australian Western Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Perth

Eclipse Visibility from PerthVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 10LunarTotal
1990Aug 6 / Aug 7LunarPartial
1991Jan 16SolarAnnular
1991Jul 27LunarPenumbral
1991Dec 21LunarPenumbral
1993Jun 4LunarTotal
1995Apr 15LunarPartial
1995Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarPenumbral
1996Apr 4LunarPartial
1997Sep 2SolarPartial
1997Sep 17LunarTotal
1998Aug 22SolarPartial
1998Sep 6LunarPenumbral
1999Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarPenumbral
1999Feb 16SolarPartial
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
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