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Flag for France October 12, 1996 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Paris, France

Max view in Paris
Saturday, October 12, 1996 at 4:26 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Paris: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Oct 12, 1996 at 3:08 PM

Maximum: Sat, Oct 12, 1996 at 4:26 PM

Ended: Sat, Oct 12, 1996 at 5:38 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

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October 12, 1996 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Paris

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Paris. 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
3:08 PM Oct 124:26 PM Oct 125:38 PM Oct 12
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Local times for eclipse in Paris on Saturday, October 12, 1996

EventTime in ParisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 12 at 3:08 PM207°South-southwest30.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 12 at 4:26 PM227°Southwest22.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 12 at 5:38 PM242°West-southwest12.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Paris (CEST – Central European Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Paris

Eclipse Visibility from ParisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9LunarTotal
Total
1991Jan 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Jun 15LunarPartial
Partial
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Nov 29LunarTotal
Total
1994May 10SolarPartial
Annular
1994May 25LunarPartial
Partial
1994Nov 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1996Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
Partial
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
Partial
1997Sep 16LunarTotal
Total
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarPartial
Total
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