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Flag for Micronesia May 21, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Palikir, Pohnpei, Micronesia

Max view in Palikir
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 9:07 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Palikir: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 8:35 AM

Maximum: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 9:07 AM

Ended: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 9:42 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 7 minutes

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May 21, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Palikir

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Palikir, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the May 20, 2012 – May 21, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
8:35 AM May 219:07 AM May 219:42 AM May 21
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Local times for eclipse in Palikir on Monday, May 21, 2012

EventTime in PalikirDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 21 at 8:35 AM70°East-northeast33.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 21 at 9:07 AM69°East-northeast40.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 21 at 9:42 AM67°East-northeast48.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Palikir (PONT – Pohnpei Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Palikir

Eclipse Visibility from PalikirVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
Total
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Palikir, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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