partial eclipse


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partial eclipse

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An eclipse in which only part of the surface of a celestial object is obscured.

partial eclipse

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(Astronomy) an eclipse, esp of the sun, in which the body is only partially hidden. Compare total eclipse, annular eclipse
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Noun1.partial eclipse - an eclipse in which the eclipsed body is only partially obscuredpartial eclipse - an eclipse in which the eclipsed body is only partially obscured
eclipse, occultation - one celestial body obscures another
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Beshir Marzouk mentioned, this partial solar eclipse is one of three partial solar eclipses will occur this year, the next partial eclipse will be occurring on July 13, while the last partial eclipse this year will be occurring on August 11, 2018.
However, in Bahrain only a partial eclipse was visible.
Riyadh, Jumada I 14, 1439, January 31, 2018, SPA -- The sky of the eastern region witnessed the highest percentage of the partial eclipse observed this evening in some parts of the kingdom with various percentage ratios, while it was seen completely in other parts of the world.
While the partial eclipse would begin at 16-48 PST whereas the total eclipse would start at 17-52 PST, however, the greatest eclipse time is 18-31PST.
The moon made for beautiful photos as the eclipse and partial eclipse traveled across the country.
Meanwhile, according to the Climate Data Processing Centre at PMD, the penumbral eclipse will begin at 15:51 PST, partial eclipse at 16:48, followed by total eclipse at 17:52 and the greatest eclipse at 18:31 PST.
Penumbral eclipse was said to begin at 15:51 hours Pakistan Standard Time (PST), Partial Eclipse at 16:48 hours, Total Eclipse at 17:52 hours, Greatest Eclipse at 18:31 hours whereas Total eclipse will end at 19:08 hours (PST), Partial eclipse ends at 20:11 and Penumbral eclipse will end at 21:08 hours.
Penumbral Eclipse begins 15-51 PST Partial Eclipse begins 16-48 PST Total Eclipse begins 17-52 PST Greatest Eclipse 18-31 PST Total Eclipse ends 19-08 PST Partial Eclipse ends 20-11.
Penumbral eclipse was said to begin at 15: 51 hours Pakistan Standard Time (PST), Partial Eclipse at 16: 48 hours, Total Eclipse at 17: 52 hours, Greatest Eclipse at 18: 31 hours whereas Total eclipse will end at 19: 08 hours (PST), Partial eclipse ends at 20: 11 and Penumbral eclipse will end at 21: 08 hours.
The partial eclipse will be occurring in conjunction with the newcrescent of Hijric month "Dhul- Hijja".
For the East Coast, the Moon sets before totality arrives, so the best you'll see from, say, Pittsburgh, is a partial eclipse.
A partial eclipse was seen in the rest of North America and parts of Africa and Europe.