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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

Nov 11, 2019 at 7:20 am
Nearest Sun's center in San Luis Obispo

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in San Luis Obispo

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 6:33 am

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 7:20 am

Ends: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 10:04 am

Duration: 3 hours, 31 minutes

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — San Luis Obispo

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:35 am Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunrise Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunrise in San Luis Obispo.
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 East-southeast for the best view of the transit.
Map direction East-southeast 111°
0.1°
7:20 am Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from San Luis Obispo.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 117°
8.0°
10:03 am Mon, Nov 11
Full Transit ends Mercury is starting to leave 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 South-southeast 150°
31.8°
10:04 am Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit ends Mercury leaves the Sun's edge and concludes the transit.Map direction South-southeast 151°
32.0°

The animation shows what the 2019 Mercury Transit will approximately look like from San Luis Obispo.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in San Luis Obispo

Eclipse Visibility From San Luis ObispoVisibility 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, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 29–30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 18–19, 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

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