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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 11:56 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Gaza: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:14 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:56 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 12:37 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes


March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Gaza

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Gaza, 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

11:14 AM Mar 2011:56 AM Mar 2012:37 PM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Gaza on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in GazaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 11:14 AM164°South-southeast57.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 11:56 AM184°South58.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 12:37 PM202°South-southwest56.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Gaza (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Gaza

Eclipse Visibility from GazaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Gaza, or the path map image for global details.

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