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Flag for Papua New Guinea July 22, 2009 — Total Solar Eclipse — Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Max view in Port Moresby
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 1:34 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Port Moresby: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 12:46 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 1:34 PM

Ended: Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 2:20 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

Location

July 22, 2009 — Total Solar Eclipse — Port Moresby

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Port Moresby, 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

StartMaxEnd
12:46 PM Jul 221:34 PM Jul 222:20 PM Jul 22
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Local times for eclipse in Port Moresby on Wednesday, July 22, 2009

EventTime in Port MoresbyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 22 at 12:46 PM346°North-northwest59.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseJul 22 at 1:34 PM327°North-northwest54.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 22 at 2:20 PM315°Northwest47.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Port Moresby (PGT – Papua New Guinea Time).

Eclipses visible in Port Moresby

Eclipse Visibility from Port MoresbyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarPartial
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
Annular
2004May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port Moresby, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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