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Flag for Malaysia April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Thursday, April 20, 2023 at 11:55 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Kuala Lumpur: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 11:05 AM

Maximum: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 11:55 AM

Ends: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 12:47 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes


April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kuala Lumpur

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Kuala Lumpur, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

11:05 AM Apr 2011:55 AM Apr 2012:47 PM Apr 20
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Local times for eclipse in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday, April 20, 2023

EventTime in Kuala LumpurDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 20 at 11:05 AM74°East-northeast57.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 20 at 11:55 AM66°East-northeast69.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 20 at 12:47 PM36°Northeast79.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kuala Lumpur (MYT – Malaysia Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kuala Lumpur

Eclipse Visibility From Kuala LumpurVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2021May 26LunarTotal
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
2029Dec 21LunarTotal
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