Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Windhoek, Namibia
Next eclipse visible in Windhoek – Sep 13, 2015 Partial Solar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in in Windhoek (weather permitting).
During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Windhoek. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.
Local times for eclipse in Windhoek on Sunday, September 13, 2015
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
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.Times are local for Windhoek (WAST - West Africa Summer Time).
Other eclipses visible in Windhoek
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Sep 13, 2015||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 28, 2015||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 1, 2016||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Sep 16, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 11, 2017||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 26, 2017||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 7, 2017||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 27 / Jul 28, 2018||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 21, 2019||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2019||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 10, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 5, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 5, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 14, 2020||Solar||Total||Partial|
|May 16, 2022||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 5, 2023||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 28 / Oct 29, 2023||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 18, 2024||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
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