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Flag for India July 22, 2009 — Total Solar Eclipse — Madhepura, Bihar, India

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Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 6:27 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Madhepura: Total Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 5:30 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 6:27 AM

Ended: Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 7:31 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute

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July 22, 2009 — Total Solar Eclipse — Madhepura

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This total solar eclipse was fully visible in Madhepura. This was a rare and spectacular event that could only be experienced along a relatively narrow strip on the Earth's surface. The eclipse was also visible in other areas, but the Moon did not cover the Sun completely there.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
5:30 AM Jul 226:27 AM Jul 227:31 AM Jul 22
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Local times for eclipse in Madhepura on Wednesday, July 22, 2009

EventTime in MadhepuraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 22 at 5:30 AM70°East-northeast4.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Full Eclipse beginsJul 22 at 6:25 AM75°East-northeast16.5°
The Sun becomes totally eclipsed.
Maximum EclipseJul 22 at 6:27 AM75°East-northeast17.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Full Eclipse endsJul 22 at 6:29 AM75°East-northeast17.4°
The total eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 22 at 7:31 AM81°East31.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Madhepura (IST – India Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Madhepura

Eclipse Visibility from MadhepuraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003Nov 9LunarPartial
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2008Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarTotal
Total
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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