Eclipse 2018: Is there a solar eclipse today on Friday 13th?
13 July, 2018, 17:37 | Author: Kelly Sanders
This is the second month this year on which the 13th has fallen on a Friday, the first being April. Sadly, not everyone will be lucky to witness the partial solar eclipse as it will be only visible from the southeastern coast of Tasmania, Australia and New Zealand's Stewart Island, as well as the northern coast of Antarctica.
What can be seen during partial solar eclipse? Partial solar eclipses happen when the Moon comes between the Sun and Earth, but the Moon only partially covers the Sun's disk.
Who can see the partial solar eclipse?
"The opportunity for photographers to catch a glimpse of this is spectacular because, although there are a fair few lunar eclipses, we won't see another like this for quite some time".
The July 13 eclipse is particularly rare because it will occur on Friday the 13th, a date that has always been considered a harbinger of bad luck by popular culture. The total solar eclipse will occur at 3:01 pm and will end at 4:13 pm. The visual of Solar Eclipse will not be visible to many and only a small part of Antartica would be able to watch the eclipse.
Experts have prohibited directly viewing the eclipse without safety measures.
To avoid eye damage, experts say everyone should wear special solar glasses or use darkened welder's glass when looking at the Sun.
The solar event has brought even more superstition to the already unlucky day, as prominent USA evangelist and pastor Paul Begley took to YouTube to claim that "demonic forces" may be at play today. Ayurveda believes that in the absence of sunlight, the bacteria tend to get active. There are many beliefs and myths associated with this date across the world.
Jonathan Powell, author of South Wales Argus night sky column, said: "For many this will be the eclipse of a lifetime, as it's the longest of the 21st century and there won't be another like it for 82 years".
This partial eclipse began at 7:18 IST on July 13, reached its maximum magnitude of 0.3367 at 8:31 IST and ended at 09:43 IST.
The U.S. spends the highest share of GDP, at 3.5 percent, and Luxembourg spends the lowest, at just over half of 1 percent. Trump will meet with Prime Minister Theresa May and Queen Elizabeth II before heading to Scotland on the four-day visit.
Along with multiple charges of battering police, Crenshaw's record also includes trespassing and disorderly intoxication arrests. The report says Crenshaw stabbed Coronado twice with scissors, which he put back into his waistband and walked away.
Jorginho is expected to join Sarri from Napoli but star man Eden Hazard continues to be linked with a move away from west London . In May, Napoli appointed Carlo Ancelotti to replace Sarri amid speculation that the latter could take the Chelsea job.
While flights have not been affected, some witnesses described the auto traffic in and out of the airport as a " nightmare ". People in Egypt's capital residents reporting hearing a loud explosion and then seeing red smoke rising from the factory.
There's also a historical war feel at play here, with England Scotland clashing on the battlefield in the fight for the crown . Amid her attempted coup, Mary, Queen of Scots is sentenced to multiple years in prison and, eventually, execution.
Common effects of salmonella is the result of a fever, cramps, or diarrhea within 12 to 72 hours of being exposed to the bacteria. When the Miami Herald filed a Freedom of Information Act request for the inspection of the facility, the FDA denied the request.
The fate of the boys has even resonated as far as Russian Federation , where soccer's World Cup is reaching its final stages. He's got a very bouncy Australian accent and they [the rescued boys] seemed to find that quite relaxing and reassuring.
The exact mechanics of the rescue bid were closely guarded during the operation, but details have since dribbled out. She added: "I'd like to thank everybody for all their teamwork to get the lads out, it is absolutely lovely".
Weird 2000-year-old find baffles experts
Late a year ago , archaeologists also revealed that they had uncovered the graves of four children at an ancient site in Egypt . They belonged to an unidentified Ancient Egyptian Princess and the head and body of a crocodile from the River Nile.
Don't be surprised if you lose followers — Twitter purge
President Uhuru Kenyatta retired to bed on Thursday night with more followers on Twitter than he woke up to on Friday. The two are among the so-called influencers who are paid huge amounts of cash to post content on their social media.
Netflix receives more Emmy nominations than HBO
Only one nominations category is all-white, and in three categories minority actors account for more than half the nominees. Maisel " helped Amazon collect 22. "I share this moment with my community", Oh said in a statement.
Microsoft Whiteboard app coming soon to iPhones and iPads
Its upcoming update will make the platform more compatible with larger files, and will also improve its find-and-replace function. For those with small screens and lower resolutions, long lines that do not fit onto the screen will now be properly displayed.
Ronaldo's Arrival Will Benefit Serie A As Well As Juventus
Both Fiat's Melfi plant and Juventus are part-owned by the wealthy Agnelli family and controlled through a holding company. The workers plan to strike at the plant in Melfi, Italy, between Sunday and Tuesday, according to Bloomberg .