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February 17, 2026 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Vostok Station, Antarctica

Feb 17, 2026 at 5:44 pm
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Global Event: Annular Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Vostok Station
Begins: Tue, Feb 17, 2026 at 4:43 pm
Maximum: Tue, Feb 17, 2026 at 5:44 pm 0.941 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Feb 17, 2026 at 6:44 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 2 minutes
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February 17, 2026 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Vostok Station

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:43:14 pm Tue, Feb 17
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction West 273°
12.9°
5:44:39 pm Tue, Feb 17
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction West-southwest 258°
9.8°
6:44:47 pm Tue, Feb 17
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 243°
7.0°

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Vostok Station, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is a spectacular sight.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Vostok Station

Eclipse Visibility From Vostok StationVisibility Worldwide
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
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Feb 17, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South/East Africa, South in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Mar 3, 2026 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse East in Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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