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Eclipses in Tarawa, Kiribati

Dec 26, 2019 at 6:19 pm
Max at Sunrise in Tarawa

Global Event: Annular Solar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Tarawa

Begins: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 6:16 pm

Maximum: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 6:18 pm 0.02 Magnitude

Ends: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 6:29 pm

Duration: 13 minutes

Location

December 26, 2019 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Tarawa

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:16 pm Thu, Dec 26
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 246°
2.5°
6:18 pm Thu, Dec 26
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 246°
2.0°
6:29 pm Thu, Dec 26SettingSunset SettingMap direction West-southwest 246°
-0.2°
7:41 pm Thu, Dec 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 245°
-17.3°

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Tarawa, 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 Tarawa

Eclipse Visibility From TarawaVisibility Worldwide
Dec 26, 2019 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse East in Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Australia, East in Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean
Jan 11, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 6, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East 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
May 26–27, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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