Solar Eclipse on January 26
The first eclipse of 2009 is an annular eclipse of the Sun, which will take place on January 26. The track of the Moon’s antumbral shadow begins at 2:02 PM, Philippine Standard Time (PST) in the South Atlantic and ends in the Celebes Sea at 5:54 PM (PST).
In Manila, Philippines, it will be observed as a partial eclipse and will start at 4:55 PM (PST), maximum eclipse at 5:51 PM (PST).
Note: Never look directly at the sun without protecting your eyes. Here’s a good guide on the proper viewing of the sun.
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Happy Observing!! Clear skies!!