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Flag for Luxembourg August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Max view in Luxembourg
Wednesday, August 11, 1999 at 12:29 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Luxembourg: Total Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 11:09 AM

Maximum: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 12:29 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 11, 1999 at 1:51 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 42 minutes

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August 11, 1999 — Total Solar Eclipse — Luxembourg

Animation: How the Total Solar Eclipse Looked

This total solar eclipse was fully visible in Luxembourg. This was a rare and spectacular event that could only be experienced along a relatively narrow strip on the Earth's surface. The eclipse was also visible in other areas, but the Moon did not cover the Sun completely there.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
11:09 AM Aug 1112:29 PM Aug 111:51 PM Aug 11
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Local times for eclipse in Luxembourg on Wednesday, August 11, 1999

EventTime in LuxembourgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 11 at 11:09 AM125°Southeast44.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Full Eclipse beginsAug 11 at 12:28 PM151°South-southeast52.8°
The Sun becomes totally eclipsed.
Maximum EclipseAug 11 at 12:29 PM151°South-southeast52.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Full Eclipse endsAug 11 at 12:29 PM151°South-southeast52.9°
The total eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 11 at 1:51 PM185°South55.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Luxembourg (CEST – Central European Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Luxembourg

Eclipse Visibility from LuxembourgVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9LunarTotal
Total
1991Jan 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Jun 15LunarPenumbral
Partial
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Nov 29LunarTotal
Total
1994May 10SolarPartial
Annular
1994May 25LunarPartial
Partial
1994Nov 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1996Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
Partial
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
Partial
1997Sep 16LunarTotal
Total
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarTotal
Total
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