On 21st June, a partial Solar eclipse will be visible majorly in parts of Ethiopia, Sudan, Congo, Yemen, Oman, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, China, Nepal, and Taiwan. Although a partial Solar eclipse will be visible in dozens of other countries, these are countries where the percentage coverage of Sun in most parts will be more than 60%.
Speaking of India, particularly Gurgaon, and parts of Faridabad will witness more than 90% Sun coverage by Moon.
Visibility, Timing of Solar Eclipse in Gurgaon and Faridabad
Start Time of Partial Solar Eclipse in Gurgaon and Faridabad
Partial Solar eclipse will begin on 21st June, 10:19 AM. From 10:19 AM, the Moon will start touching the Sun’s edge.
Maximum Eclipse in Gurgaon and Faridabad
The maximum eclipse or the time at which Moon covers the highest portion of Sun will occur at 12.01 PM. Thereafter, the Moon will slowly start leaving the edges of the Sun. It is at this time when the Moon will cover 93.34% area of the Sun. Gurgaon and Faridabad will see, at maximum, 93.34% of the part of Sun covered by the Moon.
End Time of Partial Solar Eclipse in Gurgaon and Faridabad
Moon will finally leave the edges of the Sun completely at 01:48 PM. Partial solar eclipse will last for 3 hours and 28 minutes in Gurgaon and Faridabad.
Gurgaon and Faridabad Weather on Partial Solar Eclipse Day
On 21st June i.e. on partial Solar eclipse day, the weather is forecasted as sunny and extremely hot. The weather plays an important part in determining the visibility of the eclipse. This year, people from Gurgaon and Faridabad will be able to view a clear picture of the eclipse with protective gear. Taking into account the data of the past 20 years on 21st June in Gurgaon and Faridabad, 62% of the time the weather was cloudy.
Where to watch Faridabad and Gurgaon June 2020 Solar Eclipse live?
One can watch the live stream of partial Solar eclipse at https://www.timeanddate.com/live/eclipse-solar-2020-june-21. To watch the live animated version of the Solar eclipse of Gurgaon, one can visit here https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/in/india/gurgaon. To watch the live animated version of the Solar eclipse of Faridabad, one can visit here https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/in/india/faridabad.
The live stream for the animated version of Gurgaon and Faridabad will start at 10:13 AM IST. The live animated view will show a real-time version of how Moon will cover the Sun when seen from Gurgaon or Faridabad.
What Happens on Partial Solar Eclipse?
In a partial Solar eclipse, the Moon comes in between the Sun and the Earth. It causes a partial blockage of the view of Sun. Hence it is known as partial Solar eclipse. Unlike a proper Solar eclipse, in partial Solar eclipse the Earth, Moon, and the Sun do not align in a perfectly straight line. In the year 2020, on June 21st, a partial Solar eclipse will occur in many parts of the world.
In India, Dehradun will witness the highest blockage by Moon on the Sun at 98.96% coverage. Whereas in the Nicobar Islands the coverage will be lowest at 15%.