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Flag for Saint Helena December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — Jamestown, Saint Helena

Max view in Jamestown
Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 5:56 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Jamestown: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 5:32 AM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 5:56 AM

Ends: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 6:21 AM

Duration: 49 minutes


December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — Jamestown

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

5:42 AM Dec 45:56 AM Dec 46:21 AM Dec 4
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Local times for eclipse in Jamestown on Saturday, December 4, 2021

EventTime in JamestownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 4 at 5:32 AM114°East-southeast1.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseDec 4 at 5:42 AM113°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseDec 4 at 5:56 AM113°East-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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 4 at 6:21 AM111°East-southeast8.1°
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 Jamestown (GMT – Greenwich Mean 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 Jamestown

Eclipse Visibility from JamestownVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Jamestown, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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