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Flag for Canada November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Halifax: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 6:21 AM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Ended: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 8:15 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes


November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Halifax

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

6:55 AM Nov 37:16 AM Nov 38:15 AM Nov 3
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Local times for eclipse in Halifax on Sunday, November 3, 2013

EventTime in HalifaxDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 3 at 6:21 AM105°East-southeast6.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseNov 3 at 6:55 AM111°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 3 at 7:16 AM114°East-southeast2.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 3 at 8:15 AM126°Southeast11.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Halifax (AST – Atlantic 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 and Transits Visible in Halifax

Eclipse Visibility From HalifaxVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2012Jun 5VenusTransit
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
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