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Flag for Saudi Arabia November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Max view in Riyadh
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Riyadh: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 4:19 PM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Ended: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 6:06 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes


November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse — Riyadh

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

4:19 PM Nov 35:10 PM Nov 35:10 PM Nov 3
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Local times for eclipse in Riyadh on Sunday, November 3, 2013

EventTime in RiyadhDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 3 at 4:19 PM248°West-southwest10.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseNov 3 at 5:10 PM254°West-southwest0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetNov 3 at 5:10 PM254°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 3 at 6:06 PM254°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Riyadh (AST – Arabia Standard Time).

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.

Eclipses visible in Riyadh

Eclipse Visibility from RiyadhVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Riyadh, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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