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Flag for Bangladesh August 1, 2008 — Total Solar Eclipse — Chittagong, Bangladesh (Chattagram)

Max view in Chittagong
Friday, August 1, 2008 at 5:42 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Chittagong: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 4:48 PM

Maximum: Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 5:42 PM

Ended: Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 6:32 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

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August 1, 2008 — Total Solar Eclipse — Chittagong

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Chittagong, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
4:48 PM Aug 15:42 PM Aug 16:32 PM Aug 1
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Local times for eclipse in Chittagong on Friday, August 1, 2008

EventTime in ChittagongDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 1 at 4:48 PM281°West22.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 1 at 5:42 PM285°West-northwest10.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 1 at 6:32 PM290°West-northwest0.0°
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-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Chittagong (BST – Bangladesh Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Chittagong

Eclipse Visibility from ChittagongVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003Nov 9LunarPartial
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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