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Flag for New Zealand February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Invercargill, New Zealand (Waihopai)

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Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 5:28 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Invercargill: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 4:19 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 5:28 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 6:32 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 13 minutes

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February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Invercargill

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Invercargill, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
4:19 PM Feb 75:28 PM Feb 76:32 PM Feb 7
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Local times for eclipse in Invercargill on Thursday, February 7, 2008

EventTime in InvercargillDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 7 at 4:19 PM305°Northwest47.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 7 at 5:28 PM288°West-northwest37.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 7 at 6:32 PM275°West26.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Invercargill (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Invercargill

Eclipse Visibility from InvercargillVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30 / Dec 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2003May 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2003Nov 24SolarPartial
Total
2004May 5LunarPartial
Total
2005Apr 9SolarPartial
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 7SolarPartial
Annular
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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