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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in Ilulissat, Greenland (Jakobshavn)

Nov 11, 2019 at 12:20 pm
Nearest Sun's center in Ilulissat

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in Ilulissat

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 9:42 am

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 12:20 pm

Ends: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 2:40 pm

Duration: 4 hours, 58 minutes

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — Ilulissat

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
9:42 am Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunrise Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunrise in Ilulissat.
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 145°
0.1°
12:20 pm Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from Ilulissat.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Map direction South 182°
3.5°
2:36 pm Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunset Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunset in Ilulissat.
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 Southwest for the best view of the transit.
Map direction Southwest 215°
-0.1°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Ilulissat

Eclipse Visibility From IlulissatVisibility 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 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

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