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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 9:33 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Niamey: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 9:05 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 9:33 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 10:02 AM

Duration: 56 minutes


March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Niamey

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Niamey, 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

9:05 AM Mar 209:33 AM Mar 2010:02 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Niamey on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in NiameyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 9:05 AM99°East30.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 9:33 AM101°East37.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 10:02 AM104°East-southeast44.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Niamey (WAT – West Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Niamey

Eclipse Visibility from NiameyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Niamey, or the path map image for global details.

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