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Flag for Cook Islands May 9, 2013 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Max view in Rarotonga
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 3:33 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Rarotonga: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, May 9, 2013 at 2:09 PM

Maximum: Thu, May 9, 2013 at 3:33 PM

Ended: Thu, May 9, 2013 at 4:43 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 34 minutes

Location

May 9, 2013 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Rarotonga

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
2:09 PM May 93:33 PM May 94:43 PM May 9
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Local times for eclipse in Rarotonga on Thursday, May 9, 2013

EventTime in RarotongaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 9 at 2:09 PM327°North-northwest44.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 9 at 3:33 PM308°Northwest31.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 9 at 4:43 PM298°West-northwest17.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Rarotonga (CKT – Cook Island Time).

Eclipses visible in Rarotonga

Eclipse Visibility from RarotongaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27LunarPenumbral
Total
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
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