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Flag for Iraq May 31, 2003 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Sulaimaniya, Iraq (as-Sulaymânîyah)

Max view in Sulaimaniya
Saturday, May 31, 2003 at 6:47 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Sulaimaniya: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sat, May 31, 2003 at 5:54 AM

Maximum: Sat, May 31, 2003 at 6:47 AM

Ended: Sat, May 31, 2003 at 7:44 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes

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May 31, 2003 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Sulaimaniya

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The annular 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

StartMaxEnd
5:54 AM May 316:47 AM May 317:44 AM May 31
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Local times for eclipse in Sulaimaniya on Saturday, May 31, 2003

EventTime in SulaimaniyaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 31 at 5:54 AM64°East-northeast1.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseMay 31 at 6:47 AM71°East-northeast10.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 31 at 7:44 AM78°East-northeast22.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Sulaimaniya (ADT – Arabia Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Sulaimaniya

Eclipse Visibility from SulaimaniyaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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