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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Apr 20, 2023 at 11:55 am
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Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Kuala Lumpur
Begins: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 11:05 am
Maximum: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 11:55 am 0.173 Magnitude
Ends: Thu, Apr 20, 2023 at 12:47 pm
Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes
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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kuala Lumpur

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Kuala Lumpur. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (MYT) for Kuala Lumpur.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:05:10 am Thu, Apr 20
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction East-northeast 73°
57.5°
11:55:09 am Thu, Apr 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.Map direction East-northeast 65°
69.2°
12:47:26 pm Thu, Apr 20
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.Map direction Northeast 36°
79.7°

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Kuala Lumpur, 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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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kuala Lumpur

Eclipse Visibility From Kuala LumpurVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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