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Flag for American Samoa April 19, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Pago Pago, American Samoa

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Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at 6:13 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Pago Pago: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Apr 19, 2023 at 5:45 PM

Maximum: Wed, Apr 19, 2023 at 6:13 PM

Ends: Wed, Apr 19, 2023 at 7:34 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes


April 19, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Pago Pago

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Pago Pago, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

5:45 PM Apr 196:13 PM Apr 196:13 PM Apr 19
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Local times for eclipse in Pago Pago on Wednesday, April 19, 2023

EventTime in Pago PagoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 19 at 5:45 PM283°West-northwest6.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximum EclipseApr 19 at 6:13 PM282°West-northwest0.2° 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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetApr 19 at 6:13 PM282°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 19 at 7:34 PM277°West20.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Pago Pago (SST – Samoa 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 Pago Pago

Eclipse Visibility From Pago PagoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 25 / May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15LunarPartial
2022Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Apr 19SolarPartial
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2024Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
2025Mar 13LunarTotal
2025Sep 7LunarPartial
2025Sep 21SolarPartial
2026Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 27LunarPartial
2027Aug 16LunarPenumbral
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Pago Pago, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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