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Flag for Vanuatu February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Vila, Vanuatu

Max view in Port Vila
Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 4:25 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Port Vila: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 3:44 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 4:25 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 7, 2008 at 5:04 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes


February 7, 2008 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Vila

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Port Vila, 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

3:44 PM Feb 74:25 PM Feb 75:04 PM Feb 7
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Local times for eclipse in Port Vila on Thursday, February 7, 2008

EventTime in Port VilaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 7 at 3:44 PM264°West36.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 7 at 4:25 PM261°West26.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 7 at 5:04 PM259°West17.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Port Vila (VUT – Vanuatu Time).

Eclipses visible in Port Vila

Eclipse Visibility from Port VilaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2004May 5LunarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Feb 7SolarPartial
2008Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2010Jan 1LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port Vila, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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