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Flag for Mongolia March 29, 2006 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (Ulan Bator)

Max view in Ulaanbaatar
Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at 8:16 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Ulaanbaatar: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 7:54 PM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 8:16 PM

Ended: Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 9:40 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 46 minutes

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March 29, 2006 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxSunset
7:54 PM Mar 298:16 PM Mar 298:16 PM Mar 29
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Local times for eclipse in Ulaanbaatar on Wednesday, March 29, 2006

EventTime in UlaanbaatarDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 29 at 7:54 PM272°West3.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximum EclipseMar 29 at 8:16 PM276°West0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetMar 29 at 8:16 PM276°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 29 at 9:40 PM276°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Ulaanbaatar ( – (null)).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Ulaanbaatar

Eclipse Visibility from UlaanbaatarVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarPartial
Total
2004May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 14SolarPartial
Partial
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28LunarPartial
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Ulaanbaatar, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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