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Flag for Papua New Guinea June 21, 2020 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

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Sunday, June 21, 2020 at 6:00 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Port Moresby: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 5:46 PM

Maximum: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 6:00 PM

Ends: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 7:21 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes


June 21, 2020 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Moresby

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Port Moresby, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

5:46 PM Jun 216:00 PM Jun 216:00 PM Jun 21
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Local times for eclipse in Port Moresby on Sunday, June 21, 2020

EventTime in Port MoresbyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 21 at 5:46 PM294°West-northwest2.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximum EclipseJun 21 at 6:00 PM294°West-northwest0.2° 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-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetJun 21 at 6:00 PM294°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 21 at 7:21 PM292°West-northwest19.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Port Moresby (PGT – Papua New Guinea 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 and Transits Visible in Port Moresby

Eclipse Visibility From Port MoresbyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
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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