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Flag for U.S.A. May 30, 2003 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Anchorage
Friday, May 30, 2003 at 9:27 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Anchorage: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, May 30, 2003 at 8:31 PM

Maximum: Fri, May 30, 2003 at 9:27 PM

Ended: Fri, May 30, 2003 at 10:21 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

Location

May 30, 2003 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Anchorage

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Anchorage, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
8:31 PM May 309:27 PM May 3010:21 PM May 30
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Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Friday, May 30, 2003

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 30 at 8:31 PM288°West-northwest15.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 30 at 9:27 PM300°West-northwest8.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 30 at 10:21 PM311°Northwest3.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Times are local for Anchorage (AKDT – Alaska Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Anchorage

Eclipse Visibility from AnchorageVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
Total
2000Jul 30SolarPartial
Partial
2001Jan 9LunarPartial
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 30SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 8LunarPartial
Total
2004Oct 13SolarPartial
Partial
2004Oct 27LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 23 / Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20LunarTotal
Total
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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