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

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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


April 9, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kiritimati

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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

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 AM83°East4.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
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 and Transits Visible in Kiritimati

Eclipse Visibility From KiritimatiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30 / Dec 1LunarPenumbral
2021May 26 / May 27LunarTotal
2021Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPartial
2022May 16LunarTotal
2022Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 9SolarPartial
2024Oct 3SolarPartial
2025Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarTotal
2025Sep 8LunarPenumbral
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Kiritimati, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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