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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in Sherman, TX, USA

Nov 11, 2019 at 9:20 am
Nearest Sun's center in Sherman

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in Sherman

Began: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 6:54 am

Midpoint: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 9:20 am

Ended: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 12:04 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 10 minutes

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — Sherman

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:56 am Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunrise Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunrise in Sherman.
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 110°
0.2°
9:20 am Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from Sherman.Map direction Southeast 134°
24.8°
12:02 pm 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 177°
38.9°
12:04 pm Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit ends Mercury leaves the Sun's edge and concludes the transit.Map direction South 178°
38.9°

The animation shows what the 2019 Mercury Transit approximately looked like from Sherman.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Sherman

Eclipse Visibility From ShermanVisibility Worldwide
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 Total 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
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

Note: Click on the date link for details in Sherman, or the path map image for global details.

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