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Flag for Mongolia March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (Ulan Bator)

Max view in Ulaanbaatar
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 7:03 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Ulaanbaatar: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 6:44 PM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:03 PM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:44 PM


Duration: 1 hour

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March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar

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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. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxSunset
6:44 PM Mar 207:03 PM Mar 207:04 PM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Ulaanbaatar on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in UlaanbaatarDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 6:44 PM267°West2.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 7:03 PM271°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 20 at 7:04 PM271°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 7:44 PM271°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Ulaanbaatar (ULAT – Ulaanbaatar Time).

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
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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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