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Flag for Kiribati April 9, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kiritimati, Christmas Island, Kiribati

Max view in Kiritimati
Tuesday, April 9, 2024 at 6:48 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Kiritimati: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Apr 9, 2024 at 5:56 AM

Maximum: Tue, Apr 9, 2024 at 6:48 AM

Ends: Tue, Apr 9, 2024 at 7:44 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

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April 9, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kiritimati

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
6:26 AM Apr 96:48 AM Apr 97:44 AM Apr 9
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Local times for eclipse in Kiritimati on Tuesday, April 9, 2024

EventTime in KiritimatiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 9 at 5:56 AM82°East8.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseApr 9 at 6:26 AM82°East0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 9 at 6:48 AM82°East0.2° 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 for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 9 at 7:44 AM83°East18.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kiritimati (LINT – Line Islands 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 Kiritimati

Eclipse Visibility from KiritimatiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30 / Dec 1LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26 / May 27LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 9SolarPartial
Total
2024Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2025Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 8LunarPenumbral
Total
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
2029Jun 26LunarPartial
Total
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