The Partial Solar Eclipse of 5-6 January 2019 falls on Paush Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars and on Margashirsha Amavasya in the calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka.
This Pakshik Surya Grahan is visible only in East Asia and Pacific ocean regions. This eclipse will not be visible in India hence no need of following any ritual related to Surya Grahan.
The major cities where this Partial Solar Eclipse will be visible are – Taipei, Taiwan; Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China; Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China; Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia;
Pyongyang, North Korea; Seoul, South Korea; Vladivostok, Primorsky, Russia; Tokyo, Japan; Irkutsk, Irkutsk, Russia; Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Khabarovsk, Russia; Yakutsk, Sakha (Yakutia), Russia; Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Sakhalin, Russia; Magadan, Magadan, Russia; Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kamchatka, Russia; Anadyr, Chukotka, Russia; Wake Island, US Minor Outlying Islands; Verkhoyansk, Sakha (Yakutia), Russia; Adak, Alaska, USA; Unalaska, Alaska, USA; Midway, US Minor Outlying Islands.
Timings of Partial Solar Eclipse 5|6 January 2019, UTC – Universal Time
Partial Eclipse begins at 23.34, 5 January 2019
Greatest Eclipse at 1.41, 6 January 2019
Partial Eclipse ends at 3.49, 6 January 2019
Corresponding Time for Partial Solar Eclipse 6 January 2019 in IST (Indian Standard Time)
Partial Eclipse begins at 5.04 AM, 6 January 2019
Greatest Eclipse at 7.11 AM, 6 January 2019
Partial Eclipse ends at 9.19 AM, 6 January 2019
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