Surya Grahan *Anshika (PARTIAL SOLAR ECLIPSE) 6 JAN 2019

By: Bhavya

The year 2019 will start with the first partial solar eclipse on Jan 6 2019. A solar eclipse always occurs about two weeks before or after a lunar eclipse. Usually, there are two eclipses in a row, but other times, there are three during the same eclipse season. It will be visible from locations in north Pacific and northeast Asia, including Beijing, Irkutsk in Russia, Seoul, Taipei, and Tokyo.

The moon will cover partially the sun for a viewer on Earth. In this partial solar eclipse there will be close alignment with the harmonious fixed star vega. This star is a massive star in lycra constellation. It is pale sapphire in colour.

The effect of this parital solar eclipse will be optimistic, generous, creative and poetic influence. The solar eclipse will have excellent effect on the growth of small business or starting of the business. It will enhance creativity; kindness and charity work. Solar Eclipse January 2019 is a partial solar eclipse so most of the Sun will still be visible. The new moon represents the end of one cycle and the beginning of a new cycle. A new moon influence lasts for four weeks but a solar eclipse lasts about six months.

Solar Eclipse Importance and Effects

#Solar Eclipse Sextile Neptune-It has excellent effects on musicians, actors and poets. It enhances the intuition and psychic abilities. It brings a varities of dreams and also increases intuition and the psychic abilities. This eclipse will share more care in the relationships.

#Solar eclipse conjuct Saturn does give the serious effects of eclipse. Due to this effect of the sober Vega their will be great achievements and satisfaction. This eclipse will make life simple by bringing promotion and efficiency. It will work out the hurdles and will give you life satisfaction.

#Saturn Sextile Neptune- This will bring materialistic gain. With the hard work every dream will come true. This solar eclipse will have more deep understanding of the spiritual side of life. Devotion and service to other will be seen in behavior and hence will enhance spiritual awareness.

The eclipse starts at one location and ends at another. The times below are actual times (in UTC) when the eclipse occurs.


UTC Time

Time in New Delhi*

First location to see the partial eclipse begin

5 Jan, 23:34:08

6 Jan, 05:04:08

Maximum Eclipse

6 Jan, 01:41:26

6 Jan, 07:11:26

Last location to see the partial eclipse end

6 Jan, 03:48:46

6 Jan, 09:18:46

These local times do not refer to the specific location but shows the starting and ending point of eclipse. The eclipse will be visible from Asia (China, Korea, Japan, Russia, North Pacific Ocean and Alaska’s Aleution Islands). Depending on where you live within the eclipse viewing area, this eclipse will happen during the daylight hours on January 5 or 6. On a worldwide scale, The partial solar eclipse starts at sunrise in Asia, then travels eastward for roughly 4 1/4 hours, finally ending sunset at Alaska’s Aleution islands.

#Partial Solar Eclipse Visibility

Unalaska, Alaska (January 5, 2019)
Partial eclipse begins: 4:16 p.m.
Greatest eclipse: 5:33 p.m
Sunset: 6:00 p.m.
Partial eclipse ends: 6:43 p.m.

Beijing, China (January 6, 2019)
Partial eclipse starts: 7:34 a.m. (2 minutes before sunrise)
Greatest eclipse: 8:34 a.m
Partial eclipse ends: 9:41 a.m.

Tokyo, Japan (January 6, 2019)
Partial eclipse starts: 8:43 a.m.
Greatest eclipse: 10:05 a.m.
Partial eclipse ends: 11:36 a.m.

Maximum View in Tokyo

Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Tokyo

Begins: Sun, 6 Jan 2019, 08:43

Maximum: Sun, 6 Jan 2019, 10:05 0.42 Magnitude

Ends: Sun, 6 Jan 2019, 11:36

Duration: 2 hours, 53 minutes


#ARIES- The individuals who belongs to this zodiac sign have positive changes in their professional life. They will be more determined for their work.

#TAURUS-This partial solar eclipse will bring financial gain to you and of course the individuals will be inclined towards professional courses.

#GEMINI- This partial solar eclipse will being changes in your personal relationships.

#CANCER-This solar eclipse will bring strain in your love relationships as you will not get time to communicate with your loved one’s.

#LEO-This parital solar eclipse will bring lifestyle changes in those who belong to this zodiac sign.

#VIRGO-This solar eclipse will enhance creativity within yourself and will be full of possibilities.

#LIBRA-This solar eclipse will bring some repairing work at your home. So work hard and start repair.

#SCORPIO-This eclipse will bring the changes in your decision regarding your academics and financial decisions.

#Sagittarius-This solar eclipse will enhance spiritual awareness and you will feel connected with your soul.

#CAPRICORN-This solar eclipse will bring positive attitude towards life.

#AQUARIUS-This eclipse will solve out your problems and you will analyze your achievements.

Because the the first solar eclipse comes so early in the year in 2019 (January 5, 2019), that leaves enough time for a third solar eclipse to occur before the end of the year in 2019. Twelve 12 lunar months (12 full moons) after this year’s first solar eclipse falls with the full moon (and lunar eclipse) of December 26, 2019.  A solar partial eclipse that will occur on 6 jan 2019 at 15 degrees and 25 minutes will affect Aries, Cancer, Libra, and Capricorn most significantly.