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Total Solar Eclipse of 24 October (1995)

 

 

 Issue Name: Total Solar Eclipse 24 October 1995
 Thai Issue Name: สุริยุปราคาเต็มดวงในประเทศไทย 24 ตุลาคม 2538
 Issue Date: 1995/2538-10-24
 Cause: To commemorate the total solar eclipse in Thailand on 24 October 1995
 Catalogue Number: 1995/35
 Denomination: 2 Baht
 Unused Value: 7 Baht
 Used Value: 4 Baht
 Thailex Collection: n/a
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 2,000,000 pieces
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps, Security Printers B.V., The Netherlands
 Subject: Illustration of a telescope observing the total solar eclipse which on 24 October 1995 was visible in 11 provinces of Thailand, with the narrow track in which the eclipse could be witnessed being displayed on the map of Thailand by a dark green transverse band, that −from west to east− runs over the territory of the provinces Tak, Kamphaeng Phet, Nakhon Sawan, Phichit, Uthai Thani, Phetchabun, Lopburi, Chaiyaphum, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram and Prachinburi, respectively.
 Related Link: Tak, Kamphaeng Phet, Nakhon Sawan, Phichit, Uthai Thani, Phetchabun, Lopburi, Chaiyaphum, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram, Prachinburi, Rama IV, Rahu, National Science Day