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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 7:19 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


The Settlement: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 6:19 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:19 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:25 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 6 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — The Settlement

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

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:19 AM Mar 97:19 AM Mar 98:25 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in The Settlement on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in The SettlementDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 6:19 AM94°East4.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 7:19 AM91°East18.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 8:25 AM88°East34.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for The Settlement (CXT – Christmas Island Time).

Eclipses visible in The Settlement

Eclipse Visibility from The SettlementVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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