Astronomers and those who are fond of astronomical phenomena, especially the eclipses and eclipses, will be on a date during 2020 with the number of eclipses and eclipses that astronomers and scholars anticipate, and the number reaches about 4 lunar eclipses and a solar eclipse.
Initially, we can confirm that the solar eclipse and lunar eclipse phenomena can be used to ascertain the beginnings and ends of the lunar or Hijri months, as the phenomena clearly reflect the movement of the moon around the earth and the movement of the earth around the sun.
The solar eclipse occurs in conjugation or meeting, meaning that the occurrence of the solar eclipse indicates the birth of the new crescent, and the center of the eclipse is the date of the birth of the new moon, and the lunar eclipse occurs in the corresponding position, that is, in the middle of the lunar month when the moon is full.
The semi-shadow eclipse of the moon January 10
In the first phenomena of the eclipse and the eclipse in 2020, the globe is on a date with a semi-shadow eclipse of the moon Friday, January 10, 2020, the middle of which coincides with the timing of Badr, the first month of Jumada in 1441 AH, where the shadow of the earth covers 90% of the moon’s surface.
This eclipse cannot be seen with the naked eye and can be seen through telescopes in the regions where the moon appears when the eclipse occurs, including “Europe – Asia – most of Australia – Africa – Northwest North America – Eastern South America – West Pacific Ocean – Ocean Atlantic – Indian Ocean – Arctic “.
The duration of the eclipse until its end
It will take this eclipse in all its stages from its inception until the end of a period of approximately 4 hours and 5 minutes, and it can be seen in Egypt, as well as in the Arab region.
The astronomical association in Jeddah revealed in a report that the observers of the sky in Egypt and the Arab world will be on a date with many astronomical phenomena in the year 2020, ranging from beautiful meteor showers, planet associations and wonderful encounters, giant full moon, eclipse of the moon, another kidney, and lunar eclipses and many others that the New Year holds. .
The meteors of the quartets showered the sky at the beginning of the new year
The astronomical association in Jeddah explained in a report that, at the beginning of this year last Friday, the peak of the quadruple meteors, which provided an exceptional offer for monitors in the eastern hemisphere at a rate of 100 meteors per hour.
The astronomical association in Jeddah indicated that the first eclipse of the moon will occur on Friday 10 January (15 Jumada al-Awwal 1441), which is a semi-shadow eclipse in the sky of Egypt and the Arab world. In this type of eclipse the entire moon disk remains illuminated by sunlight, but its light will decrease relatively and may not be so Notice to the naked eye.