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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 8:26 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Perth: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:06 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:26 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:47 AM


Duration: 41 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Perth

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

More about the March 8, 2016 – March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
8:06 AM Mar 98:26 AM Mar 98:47 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Perth on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in PerthDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:06 AM80°East23.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 8:26 AM77°East-northeast27.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 8:47 AM74°East-northeast31.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Perth (AWST – Australian Western Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Perth

Eclipse Visibility from PerthVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
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