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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 10:16 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Alice Springs: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:29 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:16 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 11:06 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Alice Springs

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Alice Springs, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:29 AM Mar 910:16 AM Mar 911:06 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Alice Springs on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in Alice SpringsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 9:29 AM76°East-northeast39.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 10:16 AM68°East-northeast49.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 11:06 AM55°Northeast59.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Alice Springs (ACST – Australian Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Alice Springs

Eclipse Visibility from Alice SpringsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
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