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Flag for U.S.A. May 21, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Wake Island, Wake Island, U.S.A.

Max view in Wake Island
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 10:44 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Wake Island: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 9:34 AM

Maximum: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 10:44 AM

Ended: Mon, May 21, 2012 at 12:07 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 33 minutes

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May 21, 2012 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Wake Island

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:34 AM May 2110:44 AM May 2112:07 PM May 21
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Local times for eclipse in Wake Island on Monday, May 21, 2012

EventTime in Wake IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 21 at 9:34 AM80°East44.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 21 at 10:44 AM83°East60.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 21 at 12:07 PM83°East79.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Wake Island (WAKT – Wake Time).

Eclipses visible in Wake Island

Eclipse Visibility from Wake IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
Total
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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