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Flag for Japan June 2, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Niigata, Japan

Max view in Niigata
Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 4:44 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Niigata: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Jun 2, 2011 at 4:34 AM

Maximum: Thu, Jun 2, 2011 at 4:44 AM

Ended: Thu, Jun 2, 2011 at 4:54 AM


Duration: 20 minutes

Location

June 2, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Niigata

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Niigata. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
4:34 AM Jun 24:44 AM Jun 24:54 AM Jun 2
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Local times for eclipse in Niigata on Thursday, June 2, 2011

EventTime in NiigataDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 2 at 4:34 AM63°East-northeast1.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Maximum EclipseJun 2 at 4:44 AM64°East-northeast3.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 2 at 4:54 AM66°East-northeast5.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Times are local for Niigata (JST – Japan Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Niigata

Eclipse Visibility from NiigataVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 2SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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