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Flag for China March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ürümqi, Xinjiang, China

Max view in Ürümqi
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 7:14 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Ürümqi: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 6:53 PM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:14 PM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:34 PM


Duration: 42 minutes

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March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ürümqi

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

StartMaxEnd
6:53 PM Mar 207:14 PM Mar 207:34 PM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Ürümqi on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in ÜrümqiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 6:53 PM255°West-southwest14.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 7:14 PM259°West11.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 7:34 PM262°West7.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Ürümqi (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Ürümqi

Eclipse Visibility from ÜrümqiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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