Are you looking for how many lunar and solar eclipses in Pakistan in 2023? You are right here, below we have gathered complete details of lunar and solar eclipses in Pakistan and the rest of the countries.
There will be four eclipses in Pakistan and in the world in 2023 out of which 2 will be solar eclipses and 2 will be lunar eclipses. There will be two Total Lunar Eclipses in 2023, and two solar eclipses will be of a partial kind. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between Earth and the sun. Lunar eclipses take place when Earth’s shadow bars the sun’s light, which in other words reflects off the moon.
Visibility of Lunar and Solar Eclipses in Pakistan and Other Countries in 2023
In total there will four eclipses in 2023 in Pakistan and in other countries of the world. The first solar eclipse (Suraj Grahan) 2023 will be on the 20th of April and it will partially darken skies from South/East Asia, the Pacific, Australia, the Indian Ocean, and Antarctica.
The second solar eclipse of 2023 will be on the 14th of October and it will annular in nature and will be visible from most of the West in Africa, northern America, South America, the Pacific, the Atlantic, and the Arctic.
There will be two lunar eclipses in 2023 in Pakistan and both will be partial and penumbral in nature. The first lunar eclipse of 2023 will be on 5-6 May and will be visible from Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, and Antarctica.
Whereas the second lunar eclipse (chand grahan) 2023 will be visible on 28-29 Octoberand it will be visible from Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, South America, the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, and Antarctica. The second lunar eclipse in 2023 will also be partial in nature.
Total solar eclipse in Pakistan in 2023
The first solar eclipse in 2023 in Pakistan will be on 20th April.
The second solar eclipse in 2023 in Pakistan will be on 14th October.
Total Lunar eclipse in Pakistan in 2022
The first lunar eclipse of 2023 in Pakistan will be on the night of 5-6 May.
The second lunar eclipse of 2023 in Pakistan will be on the night of 28-29 October.
Do you need any equipment to view the eclipses?
If you are planning to view the solar eclipse(Suraj Grahan) you need to get a pair of solar viewing glasses. These protecting shades make it possible for observers to look directly at the sun before and after totality. On the other hand to watch the breathtaking event of the total lunar eclipse of 2023 you don’t need any specific eye-protecting gear.
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