Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > Buenos Aires, Argentina

Flag for Argentina April 8, 2005 — Total Solar Eclipse — Buenos Aires, Argentina

Max view in Buenos Aires
Friday, April 8, 2005 at 6:26 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Buenos Aires: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Apr 8, 2005 at 6:16 PM

Maximum: Fri, Apr 8, 2005 at 6:26 PM

Ended: Fri, Apr 8, 2005 at 6:36 PM


Duration: 20 minutes

Location

April 8, 2005 — Total Solar Eclipse — Buenos Aires

You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Buenos Aires, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the April 8, 2005 — Total Solar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:16 PM Apr 86:26 PM Apr 86:36 PM Apr 8
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in Buenos Aires on Friday, April 8, 2005

EventTime in Buenos AiresDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 8 at 6:16 PM282°West-northwest3.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximum EclipseApr 8 at 6:26 PM280°West1.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 8 at 6:36 PM279°West0.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
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 for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Buenos Aires (ART – Argentina Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Buenos Aires

Eclipse Visibility from Buenos AiresVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarPartial
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2007Sep 11SolarPartial
Partial
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Buenos Aires, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100