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Flag for Australia March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 10:17 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Darwin: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:07 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:17 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 11:34 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 27 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Darwin

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:07 AM Mar 910:17 AM Mar 911:34 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Darwin on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in DarwinDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 9:07 AM87°East32.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 10:17 AM82°East49.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 11:34 AM70°East-northeast68.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Darwin (ACST – Australian Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Darwin

Eclipse Visibility from DarwinVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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