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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in St. Paul, MN, USA

Nov 11, 2019 at 9:20 am
Nearest Sun's center in St. Paul

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in St. Paul

Begins: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 7:04 am

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

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

Duration: 5 hours

Location

November 11, 2019 — Mercury Transit — St. Paul

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:07 am Mon, Nov 11
Transit ongoing during sunrise Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunrise in St. Paul.
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 114°
0.2°
9:20 am Mon, Nov 11
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from St. Paul.Map direction Southeast 140°
18.2°
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 181°
27.5°
12:04 pm Mon, Nov 11
Partial Transit ends Mercury leaves the Sun's edge and concludes the transit.Map direction South 182°
27.5°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in St. Paul

Eclipse Visibility From St. PaulVisibility 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 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 10, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic

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

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