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Flag for New Zealand February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Taupo, New Zealand (Taupō-nui-a-Tia)

Max view in Taupo
Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 5:48 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Taupo: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 4:42 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 5:48 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 6:48 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 6 minutes

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February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Taupo

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
4:42 PM Feb 75:48 PM Feb 76:48 PM Feb 7
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Local times for eclipse in Taupo on Thursday, February 7, 2008

EventTime in TaupoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 7 at 4:42 PM285°West-northwest42.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 7 at 5:48 PM273°West29.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 7 at 6:48 PM264°West17.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Taupo (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Taupo

Eclipse Visibility from TaupoVisibility 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
2003May 16LunarPenumbral
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
2009Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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