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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 11:43 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Iráklion: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 10:43 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:43 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 12:45 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 2 minutes


Upcoming Eclipse: April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse is not visible in Iráklion. See animation and where it can be seen

March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Iráklion

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

10:43 AM Mar 2011:43 AM Mar 2012:45 PM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Iráklion on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in IráklionDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 10:43 AM140°Southeast47.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 11:43 AM162°South-southeast53.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 12:45 PM188°South54.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Iráklion (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Iráklion

Eclipse Visibility from IráklionVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Iráklion, or the path map image for global details.

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