The southbound trend of the Saros series resumed with the eclipse of May At this point, the duration of totality at greatest eclipse had again increased to over 5 minutes. The most recent member occurred on Jun 21 and its path crossed southern Africa on the summer solstice. After , the next member occurs on Jul 13 and passes through Australia and New Zealand. On Jul 24, the series returns to the African continent producing a path through South Africa.
The duration of totality drops as Saros continues to produce total eclipses during the 21st century. The last total eclipse of the series occurs on Aug 15 and lasts a maximum of 1 minute 38 seconds. The final 20 eclipses of the series are all partial events in the polar regions of the Southern Hemisphere.
At the instant of greatest eclipse UT1 the Moon lies near the zenith from a location in South Africa. The event is well placed for observers in Europe, Africa, and South Asia. None of the eclipse will be visible from North America. South America will see later stages of the eclipse, which begins before the Moon rises. Table 5 lists predicted umbral immersion and emersion times for 25 well-defined lunar craters.
The July 16 eclipse is the 21st eclipse of Saros This series began on Dec 09 and is composed of 79 lunar eclipses in the following sequence: 16 penumbral, 7 partial, 27 total, 8 partial, and 21 penumbral eclipses Espenak and Meeus, a. The first total eclipse is on Aug 17 and the final eclipse of the series is on Apr Click for detailed diagram Annular Solar Eclipse of December The last eclipse of the year is the third solar eclipse.
A partial eclipse is visible from a much larger region covering much of Asia, northeast Africa, Oceana and western Australia Figure 6.
The path width is kilometers and the duration of annularity is 2 minutes 59 seconds. Although Bahrain lies just outside the path, the southern half of Qatar is within the path of annularity. Continuing to the southeast, the path crosses the southern United Arab Emirates and northern Oman before entering the Arabian Sea. The antumbral shadow reaches the southwest coast of the Indian subcontinent at UT1. Traveling with a ground speed of about 1.
It sweeps over northern Sri Lanka before heading into the Bay of Bengal. Greatest eclipse occurs in eastern Sumatra at UT1, with an annular duration of 3 minutes 39 seconds.
See the world from a new place. Jupiter and Saturn dance into your 10th house in December and are conjunct on the 21st, making all about your career.
Are you ready to rise to new levels? Want to be more visible? Your time in the spotlight has arrived. Five of Pentacles — Finances may fluctuate this year.
Unexpected expenses could keep you on your toes. There is help available. Also: be generous with those in need. Gemini: Get your mind on your money and your money on your mind this year, dear Gemini. Jupiter, Saturn, and Pluto are hanging tough in your 8th house, which means you cannot ignore the ole budget this year. Instead, you must get hyper-disciplined with your cash if you want to see improvements. So knuckle down, organize your money, pay your taxes, and be a grown-up about it. Those days could bring a shocking realization that forces you to straighten up and fly right!
No matter how things look at the beginning of , this day is all about committing to a better fiscal future. Start your budget then, and watch your revenue get orderly AF. Saturn will take a short hiatus in your 9th house from March 21st — July 1st, an ideal spot for exploring higher education.
This is also a sweet spot for writers most Geminis have that skill innately. Start that novel, reach out to a publisher, self-publish your memoir — any or all of that. The eclipses on June 5th, November 30th, and December 14th bring major shifts to relationships. These eclipses could shake up important relationships — and be your cue to up-level your boundaries. The eclipse on July 4th clears up a financial situation or brings the end to debt.
December puts Jupiter and Saturn smack dab into your 9th house. What does this mean? More travel. Going back to school.
Or finally publishing that book. All the things that you love! You have plenty to keep you occupied. Cancer: This year brings so many changes, dear Cancer. Take a deep breath and trust your gut because it will guide you brilliantly. Relationships are under the spotlight for most of the year. If a relationship is toxic or codependent, you must examine your role.
The eclipses on January 10th and June 20th in your sign signal a time when you must speak your truth and stand up for yourself. No more putting everyone else first. You count too! The Saturn Pluto conjunction on January 12th is perfect for making a commitment, clearing the air, or cutting cords. Saturn will dip into your 8th house from March 21st — July 1st, making intimacy a challenge. Get vulnerable. Let your partner know what you need. Do not be shy about expressing your deepest desires. As the rest of the year progresses, you can find a healthy balance, make a commitment, or go your own way.
The eclipses on June 5th, November 30th, and December 14th put the spotlight on work and health.
The eclipse on July 4th is a game-changer for a relationship. Pay attention to what happens around this day — it may be unpredictable in some way, but one thing is for sure: things will not be the same.
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Fire has strong masculine energy but often neglects the feminine principles. The biggest challenge for one guided by fire is to remain calm and peaceful, remembering that passivity is needed as much as an activity. This element connects all other elements and is found in them all. Signs belonging to this element have strong needs to feel liberated and problems with their surroundings.
Their goal often is to stop pleasing others and follow their most liberating ideas. Airy individuals must stop talking and make concrete moves. They are balanced by earth, and they need a healthy daily routine and physical activity to remain aware of their physical existence. This is the element of constant movement, slow and steady, swirling inside us, of conception and death, illusions and fairytales.
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