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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 1:23 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Sulaimaniya: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 12:48 PM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 1:23 PM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 1:58 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes


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

March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sulaimaniya

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

12:48 PM Mar 201:23 PM Mar 201:58 PM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Sulaimaniya on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in SulaimaniyaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 12:48 PM198°South-southwest52.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 1:23 PM212°South-southwest49.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 1:58 PM223°Southwest45.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Sulaimaniya (AST – Arabia Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Sulaimaniya

Eclipse Visibility from SulaimaniyaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Sulaimaniya, or the path map image for global details.

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