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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, Canada

Nov 11, 2019 at 9:18 am
Nearest Sun's center in Cambridge Bay

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in Cambridge Bay

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 9:09 am

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 9:18 am

Ends: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 11:04 am

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — Cambridge Bay

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
9:13 am Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunrise Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunrise in Cambridge Bay.
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 Southeast for the best view of the transit.
Map direction Southeast 144°
-0.1°
9:18 am Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from Cambridge Bay.
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 Southeast for the best view of the transit.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction Southeast 145°
0.2°
11:02 am 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.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Map direction South 170°
3.3°
11:04 am Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit ends Mercury leaves the Sun's edge and concludes the transit.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Map direction South 170°
3.3°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Cambridge Bay

Eclipse Visibility From Cambridge BayVisibility 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
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Jun 10, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic
Nov 18–19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic

Note: Click on the date link for details in Cambridge Bay, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown transit is highlighted.

All eclipses 1900-2199