Five eclipses in 2013

Year 2013 will witness five eclipses, at least two out of which will be visible in India.

Indore: Year 2013 will witness five eclipses, at least two out of which will be visible in India.
A partial lunar eclipse on April 25 and a penumbral lunar eclipse on October 18 would be seen from the country.

"We will be providing telescopic facilities to sky-enthusiasts for these celestial events," Madhya Pradesh`s state Jiwaji Observatory, Ujjain, superintendent Rajendra Prakash Gupt said in a statement.

He said, besides, a penumbral lunar eclipse would occur on May 25, an annular solar eclipse on May 10 and a hybrid solar eclipse on November 3 - which would not be visible from India.

PTI

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