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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 8:28 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Ouagadougou: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:02 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:28 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:55 AM

Duration: 54 minutes


Upcoming Eclipse: April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse is not visible in Ouagadougou. See animation and where it can be seen

March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ouagadougou

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Ouagadougou, 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

8:02 AM Mar 208:28 AM Mar 208:55 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Ouagadougou on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in OuagadougouDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 8:02 AM97°East26.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 8:28 AM98°East33.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 8:55 AM101°East39.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Ouagadougou (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Ouagadougou

Eclipse Visibility from OuagadougouVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
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