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Eclipses in Esperanza Base, Antarctica

Apr 30, 2022 at 4:41 pm
Max at Sunrise in Esperanza Base
Global Event: Partial Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Esperanza Base
Begins: Sat, Apr 30, 2022 at 4:37 pm
Maximum: Sat, Apr 30, 2022 at 4:41 pm 0.044 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, Apr 30, 2022 at 4:45 pm
Duration: 7 minutes
Location

April 30, 2022 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Esperanza Base

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:37:59 pm Sat, Apr 30
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon 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 Northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Northwest 304°
0.3°
4:41:36 pm Sat, Apr 30
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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 Northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Northwest 303°
0.1°
4:45:13 pm Sat, Apr 30SettingSunset SettingMap direction West-northwest 303°
-0.2°
6:48:28 pm Sat, Apr 30Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 276°
-13.7°

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Esperanza Base. There are no locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Esperanza Base

Eclipse Visibility From Esperanza BaseVisibility Worldwide
Apr 30, 2022 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse South/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica
May 15–16, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, 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
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Esperanza Base, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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