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Eclipse visible in Caracas – Apr 8, 2005 Total Solar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in in Caracas (weather permitting).

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Caracas, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

More about the Apr 8, 2005 Total Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Caracas on Friday, April 8, 2005

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in CaracasDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 8 at 5:14 PM274°West19.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 8 at 6:20 PM277°West3.5° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
SunsetApr 8 at 6:37 PM278°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 8 at 7:19 PM278°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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.

Times are local for Caracas (VET - Venezuelan Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Caracas

Dates
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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
Caracas
Looks like in
Caracas
Path of the eclipse
Jan 20 / Jan 21, 2000LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 9, 2001LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 14, 2001SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 30, 2001LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 4, 2004LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27 / Oct 28, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 8, 2005SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 24, 2005LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 17, 2005LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 14, 2006LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 22, 2006SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16, 2008LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth

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