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Eclipses in Torquay, Victoria, Australia

Dec 4, 2021 at 8:11 pm
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Torquay
Began: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 7:52 pm
Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 8:11 pm 0.074 Magnitude
Ended: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 8:33 pm
Duration: 41 minutes
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December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — Torquay

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Torquay. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (AEDT) for Torquay.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:52:09 pm Sat, Dec 4
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 246°
6.5°
8:11:45 pm Sat, Dec 4
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 243°
3.1°
8:30:51 pm Sat, Dec 4
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
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-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West-southwest 240°
0.1°

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked 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 Torquay

Eclipse Visibility From TorquayVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8–9, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 29, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Torquay, or the path map image for global details.

All eclipses 1900-2199