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Flag for Papua New Guinea November 14, 2012 — Total Solar Eclipse — Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Max view in Port Moresby
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 6:32 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Port Moresby: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 5:39 AM

Maximum: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 6:32 AM

Ended: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 7:32 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes

Location

November 14, 2012 — 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
5:39 AM Nov 146:32 AM Nov 147:32 AM Nov 14
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Local times for eclipse in Port Moresby on Wednesday, November 14, 2012

EventTime in Port MoresbyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 14 at 5:39 AM109°East-southeast0.0° below
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseNov 14 at 6:32 AM107°East-southeast12.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 14 at 7:32 AM106°East-southeast26.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Port Moresby (PGT – Papua New Guinea Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Port Moresby

Eclipse Visibility from Port MoresbyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
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 Port Moresby, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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