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Flag for Greenland November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Nuuk, Greenland (Godthåb)

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Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:44 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Nuuk: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 8:23 AM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 8:44 AM

Ended: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 9:06 AM

Duration: 43 minutes


November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Nuuk

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

8:23 AM Nov 38:44 AM Nov 39:06 AM Nov 3
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Local times for eclipse in Nuuk on Sunday, November 3, 2013

EventTime in NuukDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 3 at 8:23 AM126°Southeast0.2°
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 EclipseNov 3 at 8:44 AM131°Southeast1.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 3 at 9:06 AM136°Southeast3.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Times are local for Nuuk (WGT – West Greenland Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Nuuk

Eclipse Visibility from NuukVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Nuuk, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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