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Flag for Greenland March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland (Scoresbysund)

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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 8:47 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Ittoqqortoormiit: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:49 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:47 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 9:48 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes


March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ittoqqortoormiit

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

7:49 AM Mar 208:47 AM Mar 209:48 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Ittoqqortoormiit on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in IttoqqortoormiitDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 7:49 AM108°East-southeast6.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 8:47 AM122°East-southeast10.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 9:48 AM137°Southeast14.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Ittoqqortoormiit (EGT – East Greenland Time).

Eclipses visible in Ittoqqortoormiit

Eclipse Visibility from IttoqqortoormiitVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20 / May 21SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Ittoqqortoormiit, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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