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Flag for Iraq November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sulaimaniya, Iraq (as-Sulaymânîyah)

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Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:00 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Sulaimaniya: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 4:19 PM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 5:00 PM

Ended: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 5:39 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes


November 3, 2013 — 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

4:19 PM Nov 35:00 PM Nov 35:01 PM Nov 3
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Local times for eclipse in Sulaimaniya on Sunday, November 3, 2013

EventTime in SulaimaniyaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 3 at 4:19 PM246°West-southwest7.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseNov 3 at 5:00 PM252°West-southwest0.2° 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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetNov 3 at 5:01 PM252°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 3 at 5:39 PM252°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
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
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Sulaimaniya, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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