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December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is. (Grytviken)

Max view in King Edward Point
Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 4:57 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


King Edward Point: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 4:08 AM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 4:57 AM

Ends: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 5:48 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

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December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — King Edward Point

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in King Edward Point, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
4:08 AM Dec 44:57 AM Dec 45:48 AM Dec 4
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Local times for eclipse in King Edward Point on Saturday, December 4, 2021

EventTime in King Edward PointDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 4 at 4:08 AM128°Southeast1.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseDec 4 at 4:57 AM119°East-southeast7.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 4 at 5:48 AM109°East-southeast14.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for King Edward Point (GST – South Georgia Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in King Edward Point

Eclipse Visibility from King Edward PointVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
Total
2021May 26LunarPartial
Total
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 28LunarPenumbral
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
Annular
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Total
2026Feb 17SolarPartial
Annular
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
Annular
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 5SolarPartial
Partial
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
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