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Flag for India August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (Bombay)

Max view in Mumbai
Wednesday, August 11, 1999 at 6:06 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Mumbai: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 5:02 PM

Maximum: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 6:06 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 7:03 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute

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August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — Mumbai

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

StartMaxEnd
5:02 PM Aug 116:06 PM Aug 117:03 PM Aug 11
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Local times for eclipse in Mumbai on Wednesday, August 11, 1999

EventTime in MumbaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 11 at 5:02 PM278°West28.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 11 at 6:06 PM282°West-northwest13.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 11 at 7:03 PM286°West-northwest0.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Mumbai (IST – India Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Mumbai

Eclipse Visibility from MumbaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
Total
1990Aug 6LunarPartial
Partial
1991Jul 26 / Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Jun 4LunarTotal
Total
1995Apr 15LunarPenumbral
Partial
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
Total
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarPenumbral
Total
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
Total
1998Aug 22SolarPartial
Annular
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jul 28LunarPenumbral
Partial
1999Aug 11SolarPartial
Total
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