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Flag for Gambia March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Banjul, Gambia (Bathurst)

Max view in Banjul
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 8:20 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Banjul: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:45 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:20 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:56 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 11 minutes

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March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Banjul

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Banjul, 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
7:45 AM Mar 208:20 AM Mar 208:56 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Banjul on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in BanjulDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 7:45 AM92°East8.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 8:20 AM94°East16.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 8:56 AM97°East25.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Banjul (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Banjul

Eclipse Visibility from BanjulVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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