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Flag for Guinea-Bissau March 29, 2006 — Total Solar Eclipse — Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

Max view in Bissau
Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at 9:06 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Bissau: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 8:05 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 9:06 AM

Ended: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 10:14 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

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March 29, 2006 — Total Solar Eclipse — Bissau

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
8:05 AM Mar 299:06 AM Mar 2910:14 AM Mar 29
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Local times for eclipse in Bissau on Wednesday, March 29, 2006

EventTime in BissauDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 29 at 8:05 AM90°East15.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 29 at 9:06 AM93°East30.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 29 at 10:14 AM98°East46.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Bissau (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Bissau

Eclipse Visibility from BissauVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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