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Flag for Cabo Verde March 29, 2006 — Total Solar Eclipse — Praia, Cabo Verde

Max view in Praia
Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at 8:04 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Praia: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 7:10 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 8:04 AM

Ended: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 9:03 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes

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March 29, 2006 — Total Solar Eclipse — Praia

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:10 AM Mar 298:04 AM Mar 299:03 AM Mar 29
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Local times for eclipse in Praia on Wednesday, March 29, 2006

EventTime in PraiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 29 at 7:10 AM89°East8.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseMar 29 at 8:04 AM92°East21.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 29 at 9:03 AM97°East35.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Praia (CVT – Cape Verde Time).

Eclipses visible in Praia

Eclipse Visibility from PraiaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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