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Flag for New Zealand November 24, 2003 — Total Solar Eclipse — Wellington, New Zealand (Pōneke)

Max view in Wellington
Monday, November 24, 2003 at 11:16 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Wellington: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Nov 24, 2003 at 10:52 AM

Maximum: Mon, Nov 24, 2003 at 11:16 AM

Ended: Mon, Nov 24, 2003 at 11:41 AM

Duration: 49 minutes


November 24, 2003 — Total Solar Eclipse — Wellington

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

10:52 AM Nov 2411:16 AM Nov 2411:41 AM Nov 24
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Local times for eclipse in Wellington on Monday, November 24, 2003

EventTime in WellingtonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 24 at 10:52 AM64°East-northeast54.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseNov 24 at 11:16 AM57°East-northeast58.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 24 at 11:41 AM48°Northeast62.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Wellington (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Wellington

Eclipse Visibility from WellingtonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30 / Dec 31LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2003May 16LunarPenumbral
2003Nov 24SolarPartial
2004May 5LunarPartial
2005Apr 9SolarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Feb 7SolarPartial
2008Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2009Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Wellington, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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