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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Xiamen, Fujian, China (Amoy)

Apr 20, 2023 at 1:04 pm
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Xiamen
Begins: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 12:37 pm
Maximum: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 1:04 pm 0.047 Magnitude
Ends: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 1:31 pm
Duration: 54 minutes
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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Xiamen

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:37:43 pm Thu, Apr 20
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction South-southwest 210°
75.0°
1:04:42 pm Thu, Apr 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction Southwest 229°
71.1°
1:31:27 pm Thu, Apr 20
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction West-southwest 240°
66.1°

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Xiamen, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Xiamen

Eclipse Visibility From XiamenVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
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
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, 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

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