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Flag for South Georgia/Sandwich Is. November 25, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is. (Grytviken)

Max view in King Edward Point
Friday, November 25, 2011 at 3:59 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

King Edward Point: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 2:55 AM

Maximum: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 3:59 AM

Ended: Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 4:28 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes


November 25, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — King Edward Point

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from King Edward Point. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

3:58 AM Nov 253:59 AM Nov 254:28 AM Nov 25
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Local times for eclipse in King Edward Point on Friday, November 25, 2011

EventTime in King Edward PointDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 25 at 2:55 AM142°Southeast7.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseNov 25 at 3:58 AM129°Southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 25 at 3:59 AM129°Southeast0.2° 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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 25 at 4:28 AM123°East-southeast2.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Times are local for King Edward Point (GST – South Georgia 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 King Edward Point

Eclipse Visibility from King Edward PointVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
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