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Flag for Bulgaria January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Sofia, Bulgaria

Max view in Sofia
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 10:28 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Sofia: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 9:02 AM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 10:28 AM

Ended: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 12:01 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 59 minutes


January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Sofia

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:02 AM Jan 410:28 AM Jan 412:01 PM Jan 4
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Local times for eclipse in Sofia on Tuesday, January 4, 2011

EventTime in SofiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 4 at 9:02 AM132°Southeast8.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseJan 4 at 10:28 AM150°South-southeast18.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 4 at 12:01 PM173°South24.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Sofia (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Sofia

Eclipse Visibility from SofiaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
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