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Flag for Kenya October 3, 2005 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Nairobi, Kenya

Max view in Nairobi
Monday, October 3, 2005 at 2:22 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Nairobi: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 12:39 PM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 2:22 PM

Ended: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 3:55 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 17 minutes

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October 3, 2005 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Nairobi

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Nairobi, 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
12:39 PM Oct 32:22 PM Oct 33:55 PM Oct 3
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Local times for eclipse in Nairobi on Monday, October 3, 2005

EventTime in NairobiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 3 at 12:39 PM237°West-southwest84.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 3 at 2:22 PM264°West59.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 3 at 3:55 PM266°West36.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Nairobi (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Nairobi

Eclipse Visibility from NairobiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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