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Flag for Costa Rica November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Jose, Costa Rica

Max view in San Jose
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:27 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

San Jose: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 4:27 AM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 5:27 AM

Ended: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 5:45 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes


November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Jose

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in San Jose, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:26 AM Nov 35:27 AM Nov 35:45 AM Nov 3
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Local times for eclipse in San Jose on Sunday, November 3, 2013

EventTime in San JoseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 3 at 4:27 AM103°East-southeast14.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseNov 3 at 5:26 AM105°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 3 at 5:27 AM105°East-southeast0.2° below
Moon 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 5:45 AM106°East-southeast3.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Times are local for San Jose (CST – Central 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 visible in San Jose

Eclipse Visibility from San JoseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
2019Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in San Jose, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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