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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in Praia, Cabo Verde

Nov 11, 2019 at 2:19 pm
Nearest Sun's center in Praia

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in Praia

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 11:35 am

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 2:19 pm

Ends: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 5:03 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 28 minutes

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — Praia

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:35 am Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit begins Mercury touches the Sun's edge.Map direction South-southeast 161°
56.0°
11:37 am Mon, Nov 11
Full Transit begins Mercury is fully within 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-southeast 162°
56.2°
2:19 pm Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from Praia.Map direction Southwest 223°
45.9°
5:02 pm Mon, Nov 11
Full Transit ends Mercury is starting to leave the Sun's edge. The black drop effect may again be visible.Map direction West-southwest 247°
12.9°
5:03 pm Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit ends Mercury leaves the Sun's edge and concludes the transit.Map direction West-southwest 247°
12.5°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Praia

Eclipse Visibility From PraiaVisibility 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
Jun 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jul 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

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

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