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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 7:21 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Santa Maria: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 6:41 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:21 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:03 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes


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

March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Santa Maria

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

More about the March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:41 AM Mar 207:21 AM Mar 208:03 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Santa Maria on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in Santa MariaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 6:41 AM90°East1.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 7:21 AM93°East10.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 8:03 AM97°East20.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Santa Maria (CVT – Cape Verde Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Santa Maria

Eclipse Visibility from Santa MariaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Santa Maria, or the path map image for global details.

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