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Friday, March 20, 2015 at 12:02 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Damascus: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:18 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 12:02 PM

Ended: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 12:46 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes


March 20, 2015 — Total Solar Eclipse — Damascus

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Damascus, 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

11:18 AM Mar 2012:02 PM Mar 2012:46 PM Mar 20
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Local times for eclipse in Damascus on Friday, March 20, 2015

EventTime in DamascusDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 20 at 11:18 AM170°South55.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 20 at 12:02 PM190°South55.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 20 at 12:46 PM208°South-southwest52.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Damascus (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Damascus

Eclipse Visibility from DamascusVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
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