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Flag for Sierra Leone October 3, 2005 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Freetown, Sierra Leone

Max view in Freetown
Monday, October 3, 2005 at 9:18 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Freetown: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 8:59 AM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 9:18 AM

Ended: Mon, Oct 3, 2005 at 9:38 AM


Duration: 39 minutes

Location

October 3, 2005 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Freetown

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Freetown, 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

StartMaxEnd
8:59 AM Oct 39:18 AM Oct 39:38 AM Oct 3
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Local times for eclipse in Freetown on Monday, October 3, 2005

EventTime in FreetownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 3 at 8:59 AM101°East33.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 3 at 9:18 AM102°East-southeast38.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 3 at 9:38 AM104°East-southeast42.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Freetown (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Freetown

Eclipse Visibility from FreetownVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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