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

Max view in Port Hedland
Tuesday, February 16, 1999 at 3:47 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Port Hedland: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 2:24 PM

Maximum: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 3:47 PM

Ended: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 4:59 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 35 minutes

Location

February 16, 1999 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Hedland

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Port Hedland, 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

StartMaxEnd
2:24 PM Feb 163:47 PM Feb 164:59 PM Feb 16
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Local times for eclipse in Port Hedland on Tuesday, February 16, 1999

EventTime in Port HedlandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 16 at 2:24 PM280°West59.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 16 at 3:47 PM270°West39.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 16 at 4:59 PM265°West22.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Port Hedland (AWST – Australian Western Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Port Hedland

Eclipse Visibility from Port HedlandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 10LunarTotal
Total
1990Aug 6 / Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
1991Jan 16SolarPartial
Annular
1991Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Dec 21LunarPartial
Partial
1992Dec 10LunarPenumbral
Total
1993Jun 4LunarTotal
Total
1995Apr 15LunarPartial
Partial
1995Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
Total
1996Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
1997Sep 2SolarPartial
Partial
1997Sep 17LunarTotal
Total
1998Aug 22SolarPartial
Annular
1998Sep 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Feb 16SolarPartial
Annular
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
Partial
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