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Flag for Egypt January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Cairo, Egypt (Al Qâhirah)

Max view in Cairo
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 10:30 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Cairo: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 9:01 AM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 10:30 AM

Ended: Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 12:05 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 4 minutes

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January 4, 2011 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Cairo

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Cairo. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:01 AM Jan 410:30 AM Jan 412:05 PM Jan 4
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Local times for eclipse in Cairo on Tuesday, January 4, 2011

EventTime in CairoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 4 at 9:01 AM136°Southeast22.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseJan 4 at 10:30 AM155°South-southeast33.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 4 at 12:05 PM182°South37.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Cairo (EET – Eastern European Time).

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 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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