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Flag for Samoa July 11, 2010 — Total Solar Eclipse — Apia, Samoa

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Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 7:05 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Apia: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Jul 11, 2010 at 6:11 AM

Maximum: Sun, Jul 11, 2010 at 7:05 AM

Ended: Sun, Jul 11, 2010 at 8:06 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes


July 11, 2010 — Total Solar Eclipse — Apia

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:51 AM Jul 117:05 AM Jul 118:06 AM Jul 11
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Local times for eclipse in Apia on Sunday, July 11, 2010

EventTime in ApiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 11 at 6:11 AM70°East-northeast9.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseJul 11 at 6:51 AM67°East-northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 11 at 7:05 AM67°East-northeast0.2° 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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 11 at 8:06 AM62°East-northeast15.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Apia (WST – West Samoa 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 Apia

Eclipse Visibility from ApiaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarPenumbral
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
2019Jul 3SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Apia, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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