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Flag for Iraq October 24, 1995 — Total Solar Eclipse — Baghdad, Iraq (Bagdad)

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Tuesday, October 24, 1995 at 6:13 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Baghdad: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Oct 24, 1995 at 4:56 AM

Maximum: Tue, Oct 24, 1995 at 6:13 AM

Ended: Tue, Oct 24, 1995 at 6:51 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes


October 24, 1995 — Total Solar Eclipse — Baghdad

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

6:13 AM Oct 246:13 AM Oct 246:51 AM Oct 24
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Local times for eclipse in Baghdad on Tuesday, October 24, 1995

EventTime in BaghdadDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 24 at 4:56 AM93°East16.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseOct 24 at 6:13 AM103°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 24 at 6:13 AM103°East-southeast0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 24 at 6:51 AM109°East-southeast7.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Times are local for Baghdad (AST – Arabia Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Baghdad

Eclipse Visibility From BaghdadVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
1991Jul 26LunarPenumbral
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
1993Nov 6MercuryTransit
1993Nov 29LunarPenumbral
1994May 25LunarPenumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
1999Aug 11SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Baghdad, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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