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Eclipse visible in Halifax – November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Halifax

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

More about the November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Halifax on Sunday, November 3, 2013

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in HalifaxDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 3 at 6:22 AM105°East-southeast6.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseNov 3 at 6:53 AM111°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 3 at 7:16 AM111°East-southeast0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 3 at 8:15 AM126°Southeast12.0° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.

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.

Times are local for Halifax (AST - Atlantic Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Halifax

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in HalifaxLooks like in HalifaxPath of the eclipse
Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 1, 2008SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16, 2008LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 18, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 3, 2013SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27 / Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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