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Flag for USA October 13, 2004 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

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Wednesday, October 13, 2004 at 6:07 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Honolulu: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 13, 2004 at 5:14 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 13, 2004 at 6:07 PM

Ended: Wed, Oct 13, 2004 at 6:59 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes


October 13, 2004 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Honolulu

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Honolulu. 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

5:14 PM Oct 136:07 PM Oct 136:08 PM Oct 13
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Local times for eclipse in Honolulu on Wednesday, October 13, 2004

EventTime in HonoluluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 13 at 5:14 PM256°West-southwest11.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 13 at 6:07 PM261°West0.1° 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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetOct 13 at 6:08 PM261°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsOct 13 at 6:59 PM266°West12.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Honolulu (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard 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 and Transits Visible in Honolulu

Eclipse Visibility From HonoluluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 20LunarTotal
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
2001Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
2003May 15LunarPartial
2004Jun 7VenusPartial Transit
2004Oct 13SolarPartial
2004Oct 27LunarPartial
2005Apr 23 / Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 16 / Oct 17LunarPartial
2006Nov 8MercuryTransit
2007Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarTotal
2008Feb 20LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 21SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Honolulu, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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