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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in Kingstown, Saint Vincent and Grenadines

Nov 11, 2019 at 11:20 am
Nearest Sun's center in Kingstown

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in Kingstown

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 8:36 am

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 11:20 am

Ends: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 2:04 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 28 minutes

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — Kingstown

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
8:36 am Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit begins Mercury touches the Sun's edge.Map direction East-southeast 121°
33.5°
8:37 am 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.Map direction East-southeast 121°
33.8°
11:20 am Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from Kingstown.Map direction South-southeast 166°
58.6°
2:02 pm Mon, Nov 11
Full Transit ends Mercury is starting to leave the Sun's edge. The black drop effect may again be visible.Map direction Southwest 227°
45.0°
2:04 pm Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit ends Mercury leaves the Sun's edge and concludes the transit.Map direction Southwest 228°
44.7°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kingstown

Eclipse Visibility From KingstownVisibility 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
Jul 4–5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, 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, 2021 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
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

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

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