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Flag for Cameroon June 21, 2020 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Yaoundé, Cameroon

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Sunday, June 21, 2020 at 6:05 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Yaoundé: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 4:57 AM

Maximum: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 6:05 AM

Ends: Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 6:51 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes


June 21, 2020 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Yaoundé

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Yaoundé, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:05 AM Jun 216:05 AM Jun 216:51 AM Jun 21
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Local times for eclipse in Yaoundé on Sunday, June 21, 2020

EventTime in YaoundéDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 21 at 4:57 AM64°East-northeast16.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseJun 21 at 6:05 AM66°East-northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 21 at 6:05 AM66°East-northeast0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 21 at 6:51 AM67°East-northeast9.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Yaoundé (WAT – West Africa Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Yaoundé

Eclipse Visibility from YaoundéVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2022May 16LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
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