Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Sulaimaniya, Iraq
Eclipse visible in Sulaimaniya – Oct 12, 1996 Partial Solar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in Sulaimaniya (weather permitting).
During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Sulaimaniya. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.
Local times for eclipse in Sulaimaniya on Saturday, October 12, 1996
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
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.Times are local for Sulaimaniya (AST - Arabia Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Sulaimaniya
(Click link for
|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Jul 26, 1991||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 9 / Dec 10, 1992||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 29, 1993||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|May 25, 1994||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Oct 8, 1995||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 24, 1995||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 4, 1996||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 27, 1996||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 12, 1996||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 24, 1997||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Sep 16 / Sep 17, 1997||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 13, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 8, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 31, 1999||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 11, 1999||Solar||Total||Total|
|Jan 21, 2000||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 16, 2000||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jan 9 / Jan 10, 2001||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 5, 2001||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
Sun & Moon Calculators for Sulaimaniya
- Sunrise and sunset in Sulaimaniya
- Moonrise and moonset in Sulaimaniya
- Phases of the moon in Sulaimaniya
Types of Eclipses
- Find Moonrise and Moonset for a location
- Moon Phase Calculator – Find moon phases for any year
- Find Sunrise and Sunset for a location
- Day and Night World Map – See which parts of the Earth are currently illuminated by the Sun