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Flag for Bulgaria August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sofia, Bulgaria

Max view in Sofia
Wednesday, August 11, 1999 at 2:03 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Sofia: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 12:36 PM

Maximum: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 2:03 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 3:27 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 50 minutes

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August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sofia

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
12:36 PM Aug 112:03 PM Aug 113:27 PM Aug 11
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Local times for eclipse in Sofia on Wednesday, August 11, 1999

EventTime in SofiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 11 at 12:36 PM153°South-southeast60.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 11 at 2:03 PM196°South-southwest61.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 11 at 3:27 PM231°Southwest53.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Sofia (EEST – Eastern European Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Sofia

Eclipse Visibility from SofiaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
Total
1991Jan 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jul 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Jun 15LunarPenumbral
Partial
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Nov 29LunarPartial
Total
1994May 25LunarPartial
Partial
1994Nov 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
Partial
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
Partial
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
Total
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarPartial
Total
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