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Dec 4, 2021 at 4:57 am
Max View in King Edward Point
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in King Edward Point
Began: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 4:08 am
Maximum: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 4:57 am 0.966 Magnitude
Ended: Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 5:48 am
Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes
Location

December 4, 2021 — Total Solar Eclipse — King Edward Point

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in King Edward Point. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (GST) for King Edward Point.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:08:29 am Sat, Dec 4
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Map direction Southeast 128°
1.6°
4:57:14 am Sat, Dec 4
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 118°
7.3°
5:48:04 am Sat, Dec 4
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction East-southeast 108°
14.0°

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in King Edward Point, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered a large portion of the Sun, so this was a spectacular sight.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in King Edward Point

Eclipse Visibility From King Edward PointVisibility Worldwide
May 15–16, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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