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Flag for Finland January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Helsinki, Finland (Helsingfors)

Max view in Helsinki
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 10:50 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Helsinki: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 9:29 AM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 10:50 AM

Ended: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 12:13 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 44 minutes

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January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Helsinki

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:29 AM Jan 410:50 AM Jan 412:13 PM Jan 4
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Local times for eclipse in Helsinki on Tuesday, January 4, 2011

EventTime in HelsinkiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 4 at 9:29 AM140°Southeast0.3°
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 10:50 AM158°South-southeast5.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 4 at 12:13 PM177°South7.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Times are local for Helsinki (EET – Eastern European Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Helsinki

Eclipse Visibility from HelsinkiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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