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Flag for New Zealand November 25, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Wellington, New Zealand (Pōneke)

Max view in Wellington
Friday, November 25, 2011 at 8:28 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Wellington: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 8:10 PM

Maximum: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 8:28 PM

Ended: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 9:15 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 6 minutes


November 25, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Wellington

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Wellington. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:10 PM Nov 258:28 PM Nov 258:29 PM Nov 25
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Local times for eclipse in Wellington on Friday, November 25, 2011

EventTime in WellingtonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 25 at 8:10 PM244°West-southwest2.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseNov 25 at 8:28 PM241°West-southwest0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetNov 25 at 8:29 PM241°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 25 at 9:15 PM241°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Wellington (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

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.

Eclipses visible in Wellington

Eclipse Visibility from WellingtonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21 / Dec 22LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2011Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
2019Jul 17LunarPenumbral
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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