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Eclipses in Alofi, Niue

Apr 19, 2023 at 6:03 pm
Max at Sunset in Alofi
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Alofi
Begins: Wed, Apr 19, 2023 at 5:43 pm
Maximum: Wed, Apr 19, 2023 at 6:03 pm 0.241 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Apr 19, 2023 at 6:06 pm
Duration: 22 minutes

April 19, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Alofi

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

5:43:47 pm Wed, Apr 19
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 283°
6:03:57 pm Wed, Apr 19
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West-northwest 281°
6:06:16 pm Wed, Apr 19SettingSunset SettingMap direction West-northwest 281°
7:25:54 pm Wed, Apr 19Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 275°

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Alofi, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Alofi

Eclipse Visibility From AlofiVisibility Worldwide
Apr 19, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Mar 24, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, North/East Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 2, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South in North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica
Mar 13, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

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