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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Funafuti, Tuvalu

Apr 20, 2023 at 5:46 pm
Max View in Funafuti
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Funafuti
Began: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 4:42 pm
Maximum: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 5:46 pm 0.665 Magnitude
Ended: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 5:58 pm
Duration: 1 hour, 16 minutes

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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Funafuti

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Funafuti. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (TVT) for Funafuti. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.2 seconds.

4:42:18 pm Thu, Apr 20
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction West-northwest 284°
5:46:53 pm Thu, Apr 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 281°
5:58:41 pm Thu, Apr 20SettingSunset SettingMap direction West-northwest 281°
6:44:13 pm Thu, Apr 20Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 279°

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Funafuti, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Funafuti

Eclipse Visibility From FunafutiVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Oct 3, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 22, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

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