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Flag for Greenland May 20, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Danmarkshavn, Greenland

Max view in Danmarkshavn
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 12:11 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Danmarkshavn: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sun, May 20, 2012 at 11:41 PM

Maximum: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 12:11 AM

Ended: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 12:41 AM


Duration: 1 hour

Location

May 20, 2012 – May 21, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Danmarkshavn

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Danmarkshavn, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the May 20, 2012 – May 21, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
11:41 PM May 2012:11 AM May 2112:41 AM May 21
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Local times for eclipse in Danmarkshavn on Monday, May 21, 2012

EventTime in DanmarkshavnDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 20 at 11:41 PM339°North-northwest8.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northwest.
Maximum EclipseMay 21 at 12:11 AM346°North-northwest7.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northwest.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 21 at 12:41 AM353°North7.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North.
Times are local for Danmarkshavn (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Danmarkshavn

Eclipse Visibility from DanmarkshavnVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20 / May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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