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Flag for U.S.A. May 20, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, U.S.A.

Max view in Kailua-Kona
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 3:18 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Kailua-Kona: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, May 20, 2012 at 2:18 PM

Maximum: Sun, May 20, 2012 at 3:18 PM

Ended: Sun, May 20, 2012 at 4:11 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes


May 20, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kailua-Kona

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Kailua-Kona, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

2:18 PM May 203:18 PM May 204:11 PM May 20
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Local times for eclipse in Kailua-Kona on Sunday, May 20, 2012

EventTime in Kailua-KonaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 20 at 2:18 PM276°West62.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 20 at 3:18 PM279°West48.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 20 at 4:11 PM281°West36.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kailua-Kona (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Kailua-Kona

Eclipse Visibility from Kailua-KonaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Kailua-Kona, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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