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Max view in Jan Mayen
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 10:54 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Jan Mayen: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 9:54 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 10:54 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:57 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 3 minutes


Upcoming Eclipse: April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse is not visible in Jan Mayen. See animation and where it can be seen

March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Jan Mayen

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Jan Mayen, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:54 AM Mar 2010:54 AM Mar 2011:57 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Jan Mayen on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in Jan MayenDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 9:54 AM122°East-southeast10.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 10:54 AM137°Southeast14.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 11:57 AM153°South-southeast17.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Jan Mayen (CET – Central European Time).

Eclipses visible in Jan Mayen

Eclipse Visibility from Jan MayenVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Jan Mayen, or the path map image for global details.

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