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Eclipses and Mercury Transit in Kassel, Hesse, Germany

11 Nov 2019, 16:19
Nearest Sun's center in Kassel

Global Event: Mercury Transit


Local Type: Mercury Transit, in Kassel

Begins: Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 13:35

Midpoint: Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 16:19

Ends: Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 16:39

Duration: 3 hours, 4 minutes

Location

11 November 2019 — Mercury Transit — Kassel

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
13:35 Mon, 11 Nov
Partial Transit begins Mercury touches the Sun's edge.Map direction South-southwest 202°
18.6°
13:37 Mon, 11 Nov
Full Transit begins Mercury is fully within 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-southwest 202°
18.5°
16:19 Mon, 11 Nov
Nearest Sun's center Mercury is closest to the center of the Sun as seen from Kassel.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction West-southwest 238°
2.2°
16:37 Mon, 11 Nov
Transit ongoing during sunset Mercury Transit is already ongoing during sunset in Kassel.
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 West-southwest for the best view of the transit.
Map direction West-southwest 242°
-0.0°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kassel

Eclipse Visibility From KasselVisibility Worldwide
11 Nov 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
10 Jan 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
5 Jun 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
10 Jun 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic
19 Nov 2021 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic

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

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