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Flag for Palau January 15, 2010 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Melekeok, Palau

Max view in Melekeok
Friday, January 15, 2010 at 5:52 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Melekeok: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 5:30 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 5:52 PM

Ended: Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 6:14 PM


Duration: 44 minutes

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January 15, 2010 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Melekeok

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Melekeok, 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

StartMaxSunset
5:30 PM Jan 155:52 PM Jan 156:01 PM Jan 15
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Local times for eclipse in Melekeok on Friday, January 15, 2010

EventTime in MelekeokDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 15 at 5:30 PM248°West-southwest6.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseJan 15 at 5:52 PM249°West-southwest1.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
SunsetJan 15 at 6:01 PM249°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJan 15 at 6:14 PM249°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Melekeok (PWT – Palau 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 Melekeok

Eclipse Visibility from MelekeokVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Melekeok, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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