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Flag for Uganda December 26, 2019 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Gulu, Uganda

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Thursday, December 26, 2019 at 6:52 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Gulu: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 6:04 AM

Maximum: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 6:52 AM

Ends: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 7:08 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 4 minutes


December 26, 2019 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Gulu

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Gulu, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

6:52 AM Dec 266:52 AM Dec 267:08 AM Dec 26
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Local times for eclipse in Gulu on Thursday, December 26, 2019

EventTime in GuluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 26 at 6:04 AM113°East-southeast11.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseDec 26 at 6:52 AM113°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseDec 26 at 6:52 AM113°East-southeast0.1° 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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 26 at 7:08 AM114°East-southeast3.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Times are local for Gulu (EAT – Eastern Africa 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 and Transits Visible in Gulu

Eclipse Visibility From GuluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarTotal
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Gulu, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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