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Flag for Czech Republic January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Prague, Czech Republic

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Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 9:24 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Prague: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 8:04 AM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 9:24 AM

Ended: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 10:51 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 47 minutes


January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Prague

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Prague. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

8:04 AM Jan 49:24 AM Jan 410:51 AM Jan 4
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Local times for eclipse in Prague on Tuesday, January 4, 2011

EventTime in PragueDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 4 at 8:04 AM127°Southeast0.2°
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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseJan 4 at 9:24 AM143°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 4 at 10:51 AM162°South-southeast15.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Prague (CET – Central European Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Prague

Eclipse Visibility From PragueVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012Jun 6VenusTransit
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
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