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Flag for Australia February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 3:44 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Sydney: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 2:52 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 3:44 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 4:32 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 39 minutes

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February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Sydney

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
2:52 PM Feb 73:44 PM Feb 74:32 PM Feb 7
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Local times for eclipse in Sydney on Thursday, February 7, 2008

EventTime in SydneyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 7 at 2:52 PM302°West-northwest60.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 7 at 3:44 PM288°West-northwest50.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 7 at 4:32 PM279°West41.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Sydney (AEDT – Australian Eastern Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Sydney

Eclipse Visibility from SydneyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarPartial
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2003Nov 24SolarPartial
Total
2004May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 7SolarPartial
Annular
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2010Jan 1LunarPenumbral
Partial
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