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Eclipse visible in Port Louis – April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Port Louis

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

The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Port Louis on Thursday, April 20, 2023

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Port LouisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 20 at 6:08 AM79°East2.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseApr 20 at 6:21 AM78°East-northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 20 at 6:35 AM78°East-northeast0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthMoon 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 endsApr 20 at 7:02 AM74°East-northeast8.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.

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.

Times are local for Port Louis (MUT - Mauritius Time).

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Jan 10 / Jan 11, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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May 26, 2021LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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Oct 28 / Oct 29, 2023LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 18, 2024LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 7 / Sep 8, 2025LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 17, 2026SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Feb 21, 2027LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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