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Flag for Hong Kong June 11, 2002 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Max view in Hong Kong
Tuesday, June 11, 2002 at 6:15 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Hong Kong: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Jun 11, 2002 at 5:28 AM

Maximum: Tue, Jun 11, 2002 at 6:15 AM

Ended: Tue, Jun 11, 2002 at 7:05 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes


June 11, 2002 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Hong Kong

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:38 AM Jun 116:15 AM Jun 117:05 AM Jun 11
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Local times for eclipse in Hong Kong on Tuesday, June 11, 2002

EventTime in Hong KongDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 11 at 5:28 AM64°East-northeast1.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseJun 11 at 5:38 AM65°East-northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 11 at 6:15 AM65°East-northeast0.2° 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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 11 at 7:05 AM72°East-northeast17.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Hong Kong (HKT – Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong

Eclipse Visibility from Hong KongVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2004May 5LunarTotal
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Mar 4LunarPartial
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Hong Kong, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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