Eclipse Calculator – Solar Eclipses in Nelson, New Zealand
Eclipse visible in Nelson – Nov 25, 2011 Partial Solar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in Nelson (weather permitting).
During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Nelson. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
More about the Nov 25, 2011 Partial Solar Eclipse
Local times for eclipse in Nelson on Friday, November 25, 2011
Click on the Sun/Moon symbols in the column entitled “Looks like” to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
|Event||Time in Nelson||Direction||Altitude||Looks like||Comments|
|Partial eclipse begins||Nov 25 at 8:11 PM||245°||3.3° ||The Moon touches the Sun's edge.|
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
|Maximum Eclipse||Nov 25 at 8:35 PM||241°||0.2° below||Moon is closest to the center.|
Sun near horizon, must have completely free sight or higher up than the surroundings.
|Sunset||Nov 25 at 8:35 PM||241°||0.2° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Nov 25 at 9:16 PM||241°||0.2° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
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 Nelson
- New Zealand Daylight Time).
Other eclipses visible in Nelson
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|Object||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 15, 2006||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
|Sep 8, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Mar 4, 2007||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Aug 28 / Aug 29, 2007||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Feb 7, 2008||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Feb 21, 2008||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Feb 10, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 6, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
|Jan 1, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jun 26 / Jun 27, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Dec 21 / Dec 22, 2010||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 16, 2011||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Nov 25, 2011||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 11, 2011||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jun 4 / Jun 5, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Nov 14, 2012||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 29, 2012||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 26, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 10, 2013||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Oct 19, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
|Apr 15, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 8 / Oct 9, 2014||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Apr 4 / Apr 5, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Sep 28, 2015||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 23 / Mar 24, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 17, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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