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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in 41°58'N, 87°56'W

Nov 11, 2019 at 9:20 am
Nearest Sun's center in 41°58'N, 87°56'W

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in 41°58'N, 87°56'W

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 6:36 am

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 9:20 am

Ends: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 12:04 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 28 minutes

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — 41°58'N, 87°56'W

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in 41°58'N, 87°56'W. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (CST) for 41°58'N, 87°56'W.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:39 am Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunrise Mercury touches 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 East-southeast for the best view of the transit.
Map direction East-southeast 113°
0.2°
9:20 am Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction Southeast 144°
22.9°
12:02 pm Mon, Nov 11
Full Transit ends Mercury is starting to leave the Sun's edge. Watch out for the black drop effect, an optical illusion seemingly connecting Mercury's disc to the Sun's edge.Map direction South 187°
30.2°
12:04 pm Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit ends Mercury leaves the Sun's edge and concludes the transit.Map direction South 187°
30.2°

The animation shows what the 2019 Mercury Transit will approximately look like from Earth.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in 41°58'N, 87°56'W

Eclipse Visibility From 41°58'N, 87°56'WVisibility Worldwide
Nov 11, 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jul 4–5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 10, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic

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