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Flag for Egypt January 15, 2010 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Cairo, Egypt (Al Qâhirah)

Max view in Cairo
Friday, January 15, 2010 at 7:54 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Cairo: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 6:53 AM

Maximum: Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 7:54 AM

Ended: Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 9:05 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 12 minutes

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January 15, 2010 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Cairo

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:53 AM Jan 157:54 AM Jan 159:05 AM Jan 15
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Local times for eclipse in Cairo on Friday, January 15, 2010

EventTime in CairoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 15 at 6:53 AM114°East-southeast0.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
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-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseJan 15 at 7:54 AM123°East-southeast11.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 15 at 9:05 AM135°Southeast23.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Cairo (EET – Eastern European Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Cairo

Eclipse Visibility from CairoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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