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June 21, 2020 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

Max view in Saipan
Sunday, June 21, 2020 at 6:29 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Saipan: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 5:25 PM

Maximum: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 6:29 PM

Ends: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 7:27 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 2 minutes

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June 21, 2020 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Saipan

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Saipan, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxSunset
5:25 PM Jun 216:29 PM Jun 216:49 PM Jun 21
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Local times for eclipse in Saipan on Sunday, June 21, 2020

EventTime in SaipanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 21 at 5:25 PM290°West-northwest18.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseJun 21 at 6:29 PM293°West-northwest3.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
SunsetJun 21 at 6:49 PM295°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 21 at 7:27 PM295°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Saipan (ChST – Chamorro 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 visible in Saipan

Eclipse Visibility from SaipanVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
Annular
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
Total
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Saipan, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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