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Flag for South Africa December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — East London, South Africa

Max view in East London
Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 8:22 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


East London: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 8:01 AM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 8:22 AM

Ends: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 8:44 AM


Duration: 43 minutes

Location

December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — East London

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in East London, 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

StartMaxEnd
8:01 AM Dec 48:22 AM Dec 48:44 AM Dec 4
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Local times for eclipse in East London on Saturday, December 4, 2021

EventTime in East LondonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 4 at 8:01 AM94°East37.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseDec 4 at 8:22 AM91°East41.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 4 at 8:44 AM88°East46.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for East London (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in East London

Eclipse Visibility from East LondonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
Total
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2022May 16LunarTotal
Total
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
Total
2026Feb 17SolarPartial
Annular
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
Annular
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPenumbral
Partial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Total
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 5SolarPartial
Partial
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in East London, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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