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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in Fosnavåg, Norway

Nov 11, 2019 at 3:57 pm
Nearest Sun's center in Fosnavåg

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in Fosnavåg

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 1:35 pm

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 3:57 pm

Ends: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 4:03 pm

Duration: 2 hours, 28 minutes

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November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — Fosnavåg

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:35 pm Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit begins Mercury touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Map direction South-southwest 197°
9.0°
1:37 pm 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.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Map direction South-southwest 198°
8.9°
3:57 pm Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from Fosnavåg.
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.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction Southwest 230°
0.2°
4:00 pm Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunset Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunset in Fosnavåg.
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 231°
-0.0°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Fosnavåg

Eclipse Visibility From FosnavågVisibility 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
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

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

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