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Flag for Canada May 20, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Max view in Winnipeg
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 8:14 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Winnipeg: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, May 20, 2012 at 7:13 PM

Maximum: Sun, May 20, 2012 at 8:14 PM

Ended: Sun, May 20, 2012 at 9:10 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 58 minutes


May 20, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Winnipeg

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

7:13 PM May 208:14 PM May 209:10 PM May 20
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Local times for eclipse in Winnipeg on Sunday, May 20, 2012

EventTime in WinnipegDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 20 at 7:13 PM281°West17.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 20 at 8:14 PM292°West-northwest7.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 20 at 9:10 PM303°West-northwest0.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Winnipeg (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Winnipeg

Eclipse Visibility from WinnipegVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
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