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Flag for China January 6, 2019 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China

Max view in Beijing
Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 8:35 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Beijing: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 7:35 AM

Maximum: Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 8:35 AM

Ends: Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 9:43 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 8 minutes

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January 6, 2019 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Beijing

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Beijing. There are no locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:35 AM Jan 68:35 AM Jan 69:43 AM Jan 6
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Local times for eclipse in Beijing on Sunday, January 6, 2019

EventTime in BeijingDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 6 at 7:35 AM119°East-southeast0.2° below
The Moon touches 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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseJan 6 at 8:35 AM129°Southeast8.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 6 at 9:43 AM142°Southeast17.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Beijing (CST – China Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Beijing

Eclipse Visibility from BeijingVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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