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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 10:54 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Gaborone: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 9:23 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:54 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:31 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 7 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Gaborone

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Gaborone, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. Check the weather for Gaborone.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

9:23 AM Sep 110:54 AM Sep 112:31 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Gaborone on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in GaboroneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 9:23 AM58°East-northeast36.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 10:54 AM34°Northeast51.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 12:31 PM353°North57.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Gaborone (CAT – Central Africa Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Gaborone

Eclipse Visibility From GaboroneVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
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