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Flag for Fiji April 9, 2005 — Total Solar Eclipse — Suva, Fiji

Max view in Suva
Saturday, April 9, 2005 at 6:54 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Suva: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 9, 2005 at 6:26 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 9, 2005 at 6:54 AM

Ended: Sat, Apr 9, 2005 at 7:23 AM

Duration: 56 minutes


April 9, 2005 — Total Solar Eclipse — Suva

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Suva, 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

6:26 AM Apr 96:54 AM Apr 97:23 AM Apr 9
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Local times for eclipse in Suva on Saturday, April 9, 2005

EventTime in SuvaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 9 at 6:26 AM81°East2.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseApr 9 at 6:54 AM79°East8.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 9 at 7:23 AM77°East-northeast15.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Suva (FJT – Fiji Time).

Eclipses visible in Suva

Eclipse Visibility from SuvaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30 / Dec 31LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2004May 5LunarPenumbral
2005Apr 9SolarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Feb 7SolarPartial
2009Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2010Jan 1LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Suva, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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