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Flag for Iraq March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sulaimaniya, Iraq (as-Sulaymânîyah)

Max view in Sulaimaniya
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 1:22 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Sulaimaniya: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 12:47 PM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 1:22 PM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 1:57 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

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March 20, 2015 — 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. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
12:47 PM Mar 201:22 PM Mar 201:57 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 12:47 PM197°South-southwest53.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 1:22 PM211°South-southwest50.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 1:57 PM222°Southwest45.8°
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
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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