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Flag for French Southern Territories February 16, 1999 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Amsterdam Island, French Southern Territories (Île Amsterdam)

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Tuesday, February 16, 1999 at 11:00 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Amsterdam Island: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 9:31 AM

Maximum: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 11:00 AM

Ended: Tue, Feb 16, 1999 at 12:32 PM

Duration: 3 hours


February 16, 1999 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Amsterdam Island

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

9:31 AM Feb 1611:00 AM Feb 1612:32 PM Feb 16
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Local times for eclipse in Amsterdam Island on Tuesday, February 16, 1999

EventTime in Amsterdam IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 16 at 9:31 AM63°East-northeast47.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 16 at 11:00 AM33°North-northeast61.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 16 at 12:32 PM344°North-northwest63.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Amsterdam Island (TFT – French Southern and Antarctic Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Amsterdam Island

Eclipse Visibility From Amsterdam IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
1990Aug 6LunarPartial
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
1991Jul 26 / Jul 27LunarPenumbral
1992Dec 10LunarTotal
1993Jun 4LunarTotal
1993Nov 6MercuryTransit
1994May 25LunarPenumbral
1995Apr 15LunarPartial
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
1996Sep 27LunarPenumbral
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
1999Feb 16SolarPartial
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
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