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Flag for Wallis and Futuna April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna

Max view in Mata-Utu
Thursday, April 20, 2023 at 5:35 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Mata-Utu: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 4:43 PM

Maximum: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 5:35 PM

Ends: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 6:36 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes

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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Mata-Utu

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Mata-Utu, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxSunset
4:43 PM Apr 205:35 PM Apr 205:36 PM Apr 20
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Local times for eclipse in Mata-Utu on Thursday, April 20, 2023

EventTime in Mata-UtuDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 20 at 4:43 PM285°West-northwest11.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 20 at 5:35 PM282°West-northwest0.1° 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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetApr 20 at 5:36 PM282°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 20 at 6:36 PM282°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Mata-Utu (WFT – Wallis and Futuna 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 Mata-Utu

Eclipse Visibility from Mata-UtuVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26 / May 27LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 16LunarPartial
Total
2022Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 22SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mata-Utu, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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