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Flag for Angola September 13, 2015 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Lubango, Angola

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Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 6:15 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Lubango: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 6:07 AM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 6:15 AM

Ended: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 6:24 AM

Duration: 17 minutes


September 13, 2015 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Lubango

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Lubango. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

6:07 AM Sep 136:15 AM Sep 136:24 AM Sep 13
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Local times for eclipse in Lubango on Sunday, September 13, 2015

EventTime in LubangoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 13 at 6:07 AM86°East0.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseSep 13 at 6:15 AM85°East2.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 13 at 6:24 AM85°East4.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Times are local for Lubango (WAT – West Africa Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Lubango

Eclipse Visibility From LubangoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
Note: Click on the date link for details in Lubango, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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