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Flag for India August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — New Delhi, Delhi, India

Max view in New Delhi
Wednesday, August 11, 1999 at 5:53 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

New Delhi: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 4:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 5:53 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 6:49 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes


August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — New Delhi

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

4:51 PM Aug 115:53 PM Aug 116:49 PM Aug 11
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Local times for eclipse in New Delhi on Wednesday, August 11, 1999

EventTime in New DelhiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 11 at 4:51 PM273°West27.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 11 at 5:53 PM280°West14.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 11 at 6:49 PM286°West-northwest2.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Times are local for New Delhi (IST – India Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in New Delhi

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