Total Solar Eclipse on the 29th of March
Total Solar Eclipse, centered on 10:12 UT, was visible across Africa
(from the coast of Ghana into Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Niger, Libya, and
the Libya/Egypt border), the Mediterranean, Turkey, and central Asia.
Greatest eclipse, with 4 minutes 7 seconds of totality, occured in southern
Libya. Regions near the path of totality will see a partial solar eclipse.
The DSpace team (Vagelis Tsamis, Kyriaki Tigani, Stefanos Sofologis
- Greek Astronomical Society - Sofoklis Sotiriou, Stavros Savas - Ellinogermaniki
Agogi - and Costas Tsolakidis - University of Aegean) traveled to Kasteloriso
and set up two solar telescopes with CCD cameras to observe the phenomenon.