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Flag for Rwanda October 3, 2005 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kigali, Rwanda

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Monday, October 3, 2005 at 1:11 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Kigali: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 11:30 AM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 1:11 PM

Ended: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 2:45 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 15 minutes

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October 3, 2005 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kigali

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

StartMaxEnd
11:30 AM Oct 31:11 PM Oct 32:45 PM Oct 3
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Local times for eclipse in Kigali on Monday, October 3, 2005

EventTime in KigaliDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 3 at 11:30 AM115°East-southeast84.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 3 at 1:11 PM264°West69.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 3 at 2:45 PM266°West45.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kigali (CAT – Central Africa Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kigali

Eclipse Visibility From KigaliVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2003May 7MercuryTransit
Transit
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Jun 8VenusTransit
Transit
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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