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Flag for Kiribati October 14, 2004 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Tarawa, Kiribati

Max view in Tarawa
Thursday, October 14, 2004 at 4:24 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Tarawa: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Oct 14, 2004 at 4:16 PM

Maximum: Thu, Oct 14, 2004 at 4:24 PM

Ended: Thu, Oct 14, 2004 at 4:33 PM


Duration: 17 minutes

Location

October 14, 2004 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Tarawa

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Tarawa. 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
4:16 PM Oct 144:24 PM Oct 144:33 PM Oct 14
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Local times for eclipse in Tarawa on Thursday, October 14, 2004

EventTime in TarawaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 14 at 4:16 PM260°West28.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 14 at 4:24 PM260°West26.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 14 at 4:33 PM260°West24.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Tarawa (GILT – Gilbert Island Time).

Eclipses visible in Tarawa

Eclipse Visibility from TarawaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Total
2001Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 15SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 30 / Dec 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
Annular
2004May 5LunarPenumbral
Total
2004Oct 14SolarPartial
Partial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
Total
2009Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarTotal
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPenumbral
Partial
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