Solar eclipse will be visible from several parts in India on 21st June. This is the first eclipse of the year and is an annular eclipse. Annular eclipse are famous for eloquent visibility due to the appearence like Ring of Fire around the darker part, which is obstructed by the moon.Annular eclipse occurs when moon is farthest from earth during solar eclipse, covering most part of the sun and only allowing light from outer boundary of sun. Solar eclipse in India will begin on Sunday morning at 9:15 AM and will end approximately at 3:04 PM. Solar eclipse will last for 5 hours 49 minutes.
Ring of fire will be visible only for 30 seconds or more from few locations. India will witness one more solar solar eclipse in December along with 2 lunar eclipse later this year. Few parts in Haryana, Uttarakhand and Rajasthan would be able to view annular eclipse. People from Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central African Republic, South Sudan, Sudan, Ethiopia, the Red Sea, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Oman, the Gulf of Oman, Pakistan, India, China, Taiwan, the Philippine Sea (south of Guam), northern Australia and the north Pacific Ocean will witness solar eclipse.
Solar eclipse 2020 visibility timings for Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Srinagar, Muzaffarabad city
Delhi – Begins: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 10:20 Ends: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 13:48
Mumbai – Begins: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 10:00 Ends: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 13:27
Chennai – Begins: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 10:22 Ends: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 13:41
Kolkata – Begins: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 10:46 Ends: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 14:17
Srinagar – Begins: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 10:24 Ends: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 13:40
Muzaffarabad – Begins: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 09:52 Ends: Sun, 21 Jun 2020, 13:07
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