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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 11:29 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Benghazi: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:29 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Duration: 2 hours


March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Benghazi

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Benghazi, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

10:30 AM Mar 2011:29 AM Mar 2012:30 PM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Benghazi on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in BenghaziDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 10:30 AM129°Southeast44.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 11:29 AM147°South-southeast52.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 12:30 PM173°South57.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Benghazi (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Benghazi

Eclipse Visibility from BenghaziVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Benghazi, or the path map image for global details.

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