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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 9:37 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Reykjavik: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:38 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 9:37 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 10:39 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 2 minutes


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

March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Reykjavik

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

8:38 AM Mar 209:37 AM Mar 2010:39 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Reykjavik on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in ReykjavikDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 8:38 AM105°East-southeast6.8°
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 9:37 AM118°East-southeast12.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 10:39 AM133°Southeast18.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Reykjavik (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Reykjavik

Eclipse Visibility from ReykjavikVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Reykjavik, or the path map image for global details.

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