04.01.2011 28.Tevet, 5771
Partial solar eclipse to be visible over Israel on Tuesday
Eclipse will be at its fullest in central Israel at 10:41 A.M., when the moon will have covered 46 percent of face of sun and 57 percent of its diameter.
The eclipse will peak two minutes earlier in Eilat, and three minutes later in Metula in the north. Overall, the process will last for three hours, from 9:10 A.M. to 12:15 P.M. The most impressive display will be seen in Scandinavian countries, where the moon will obscure 85% of the face of the sun….