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Flag for New Zealand February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Whangarei, New Zealand (Whangārei-terenga-paraoa)

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Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 5:53 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Whangarei: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 4:49 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 5:53 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 6:52 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 3 minutes


February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Whangarei

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

4:49 PM Feb 75:53 PM Feb 76:52 PM Feb 7
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Local times for eclipse in Whangarei on Thursday, February 7, 2008

EventTime in WhangareiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 7 at 4:49 PM282°West-northwest42.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 7 at 5:53 PM272°West29.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 7 at 6:52 PM263°West17.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Whangarei (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Whangarei

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