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Eclipses in Melbourne Bluff, Heard and McDonald Islands, Australia

Dec 4, 2021 at 1:00 pm
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Melbourne Bluff
Begins: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 12:28 pm
Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 1:00 pm 0.089 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 1:30 pm
Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes
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December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — Melbourne Bluff

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Melbourne Bluff. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (TFT) for Melbourne Bluff.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:28:59 pm Sat, Dec 4
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction North-northwest 345°
58.6°
1:00:02 pm Sat, Dec 4
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction North-northwest 332°
56.9°
1:30:52 pm Sat, Dec 4
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction Northwest 320°
54.3°

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like near the maximum point. The curvature of the Moon's path is due to the Earth's rotation.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Melbourne Bluff

Eclipse Visibility From Melbourne BluffVisibility Worldwide
Dec 4, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South in Australia, South in Africa, South in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 16, 2022 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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