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Flag for South Africa November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Rustenburg, South Africa

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Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 4:15 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Rustenburg: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 3:37 PM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 4:15 PM

Ended: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 4:52 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes


November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Rustenburg

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

3:37 PM Nov 34:15 PM Nov 34:52 PM Nov 3
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Local times for eclipse in Rustenburg on Sunday, November 3, 2013

EventTime in RustenburgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 3 at 3:37 PM270°West37.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseNov 3 at 4:15 PM266°West28.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 3 at 4:52 PM262°West20.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Rustenburg (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Rustenburg

Eclipse Visibility from RustenburgVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Rustenburg, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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