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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 3:05 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Mawson: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 2:40 PM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 3:05 PM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 3:30 PM

Duration: 50 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Mawson

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Mawson, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

2:40 PM Sep 13:05 PM Sep 13:30 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Mawson on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in MawsonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 2:40 PM332°North-northwest11.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 3:05 PM325°Northwest10.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 3:30 PM319°Northwest9.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Times are local for Mawson (MAWT – Mawson Time).

Eclipses visible in Mawson

Eclipse Visibility from MawsonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mawson, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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