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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 8:45 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Funchal: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 7:49 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 8:45 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 9:48 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes

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March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Funchal

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:49 AM Mar 208:45 AM Mar 209:48 AM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Funchal on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in FunchalDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 7:49 AM95°East7.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 8:45 AM103°East-southeast19.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 9:48 AM113°East-southeast31.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Funchal (WET – Western European Time).

Eclipses visible in Funchal

Eclipse Visibility from FunchalVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Funchal, or the path map image for global details.

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