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Eclipse visible in Cairo – May 20, 1947 — Total Solar Eclipse

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Cairo

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

The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the May 20, 1947 — Total Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Cairo on Tuesday, May 20, 1947

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in CairoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 20 at 4:58 PM282°West-northwest20.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMay 20 at 5:21 PM284°West-northwest15.9° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 20 at 5:44 PM287°West-northwest11.2° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.

Times are local for Cairo (EET - Eastern European Time).

Other eclipses visible in Cairo

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in CairoLooks like in CairoPath of the eclipse
Mar 2 / Mar 3, 1942LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 26, 1942LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 15 / Aug 16, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 9, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 20, 1944SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 29, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25, 1945LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 9, 1945SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 19, 1945LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 14, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 8, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 20, 1947SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 3, 1947LunarPenumbralPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 18, 1948LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 13, 1949LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 7, 1949LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 2 / Apr 3, 1950LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 26, 1950LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 17, 1951LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 1, 1951SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 11, 1952LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 25, 1952SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5 / Aug 6, 1952LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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