Total solar eclipse in four places of Assam
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 21, 2009, 19:26
  
Guwahati: The total solar eclipse will be visible in four places of Assam tomorrow with Dibrugarh witnessing the total phase for over three minutes.

Regional Meteorological Centre's Assistant Meteorologist R K Goswami said here today that besides Dibrugarh, the eclipse would be visible at Guwahati, Sibsagar and Silchar.

In Dibrugarh, the eclipse would begin at 5.31 am and its greatest phase be observed at 6.32 am. It would end at 7.41 am.

In Guwahati, the eclipse would begin at 5.30 am. With its greatest phase at 6.29 am, the eclipse would end at 7.36 am.

Beginning at 5.31 am in Sibsagar, the greatest phase of the eclipse would be at 6.32 am. It would end at 7.40 am here.

In Silchar, the eclipse would begin at 5.30 am with its greatest phase be observed at 6.29 am. Here the eclipse would end at 7.37 am.

The Guwahati Planetarium and Pragjyotish Astronomers' Association have set up public observation centres at Dibrugarh University, Tezpur University, Goreswar Higher Secondary School near here.

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First Published: Tuesday, July 21, 2009, 19:26


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