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Eclipses in Wake Island, US Minor Outlying Islands

Apr 20, 2023 at 5:58 pm
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Wake Island
Begins: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 4:54 pm
Maximum: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 5:58 pm 0.563 Magnitude
Ends: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 6:56 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute
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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Wake Island

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:54:44 pm Thu, Apr 20
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction West 271°
31.4°
5:58:45 pm Thu, Apr 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction West 276°
16.3°
6:56:13 pm Thu, Apr 20
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 281°
3.1°

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Wake Island, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Wake Island

Eclipse Visibility From Wake IslandVisibility Worldwide
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 29, 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
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

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