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Flag for Iraq October 24, 1995 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sulaimaniya, Iraq (as-Sulaymânîyah)

Max view in Sulaimaniya
Tuesday, October 24, 1995 at 6:12 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Sulaimaniya: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Oct 24, 1995 at 4:57 AM

Maximum: Tue, Oct 24, 1995 at 6:12 AM

Ended: Tue, Oct 24, 1995 at 6:53 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 56 minutes

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October 24, 1995 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sulaimaniya

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
6:11 AM Oct 246:12 AM Oct 246:53 AM Oct 24
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Local times for eclipse in Sulaimaniya on Tuesday, October 24, 1995

EventTime in SulaimaniyaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 24 at 4:57 AM93°East15.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseOct 24 at 6:11 AM104°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 24 at 6:12 AM104°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 6:53 AM110°East-southeast7.4°
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 Sulaimaniya (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 visible in Sulaimaniya

Eclipse Visibility from SulaimaniyaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
Total
1991Jul 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Total
1994May 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
Total
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
Partial
1997Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Partial
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
Total
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarTotal
Total
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