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Eclipses in Dakhla, Western Sahara (Ad-Dakhla)

Oct 14, 2023 at 7:36 pm
Max at Sunset in Dakhla
Global Event: Annular Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Dakhla
Begins: Sat, Oct 14, 2023 at 7:26 pm
Maximum: Sat, Oct 14, 2023 at 7:36 pm 0.095 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, Oct 14, 2023 at 7:38 pm
Duration: 13 minutes
Location

October 14, 2023 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Dakhla

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:26:04 pm Sat, Oct 14
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 260°
2.3°
7:36:06 pm Sat, Oct 14
Maximum Eclipse 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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West 261°
0.3°
7:38:48 pm Sat, Oct 14SettingSunset SettingMap direction West 261°
-0.2°
9:01:40 pm Sat, Oct 14Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 269°
-19.7°

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Dakhla, 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 Dakhla

Eclipse Visibility From DakhlaVisibility Worldwide
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, North/East Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

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