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October 2, 2024 — Annular Solar Eclipse — King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is. (Grytviken)

Max view in King Edward Point
Wednesday, October 2, 2024 at 6:33 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


King Edward Point: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Oct 2, 2024 at 5:24 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 2, 2024 at 6:33 PM

Ends: Wed, Oct 2, 2024 at 7:37 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 13 minutes

Location

October 2, 2024 — Annular Solar Eclipse — King Edward Point

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The annular 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

StartMaxSunset
5:24 PM Oct 26:33 PM Oct 26:42 PM Oct 2
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Local times for eclipse in King Edward Point on Wednesday, October 2, 2024

EventTime in King Edward PointDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 2 at 5:24 PM278°West10.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 2 at 6:33 PM264°West0.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
SunsetOct 2 at 6:42 PM262°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsOct 2 at 7:37 PM262°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
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
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
Total
2021May 26LunarPartial
Partial
2021Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Partial
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
Note: Click on the date link for details in King Edward Point, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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