New Delhi, March 9: The first total solar eclipse which is also known as surya grahan will be visible in India today morning in few minutes. No matter where you are, you can watch the partial solar eclipse on your screen through live streaming. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will cast the rare phenomenon live for people not residing in Indo-Pacific region.
For space lovers this rare phenomenon is much awaited since it occurs once in a while. The total solar eclipse with low visibility of sun which will take place in India in the partial phase that will begin from today 4:49 am (IST) and will end at 9:08 am (IST). However the range of surya grahan (solar eclipse) is limited to a patch of 100-150 km in Indian region. According to local time of Indonesia the eclipse or obstruction of sun by moon would begin at 7:20 am and will last for almost 4 minutes and 9 seconds.Read Also: (Total Solar Eclipse 2016: Looking at the sun could burn your eyes)
Indian cities where surya grahan would be visible include – Kolkata, Patna, Lucknow, Bhubaneswar, Agartala, Visakhapatnam, Guwahati and Port Blair. In India there will be four eclipse in total this year. On March 9 – total solar eclipse, March 23 Penumbral lunar eclipse, September 1- solar eclipse, September 16 -Penumbral lunar eclipse. Read Also: (Total Solar Eclipse 2016: Some parts of India will be completely dark; All you need to know)
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