Upcoming Solar Eclipse

While researching for a short story, I discovered there will be a solar eclipse visible from Auckland quite soon.

14th November 9.18am it begins. It is only considered a partial, but it will cover a considerable amount of the sun.

See details here: http://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/in/new-zealand/auckland

Local times for eclipse in Auckland on Wednesday 14th November 2012

Event Time in Auckland Looks like Comments
Partial eclipse begins 14 Nov at 9:18 a.m. Eclipse as seen from earth The Moon touches the Sun’s edge.
Maximum Eclipse 14 Nov at 10:28 a.m. Eclipse as seen from earth Moon is closest to the center.
Partial Eclipse ends 14 Nov at 11:45 a.m. Eclipse as seen from earth The Moon leaves the Sun’s edge.

I created a facebook event so that I wouldn’t forget. If you want don’t want to miss it (sitting inside or sleeping in) you might want to join the event on facebook to remind you.



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