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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 8:35 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Douala: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 7:17 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:35 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:11 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 54 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Douala

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Douala, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

7:17 AM Sep 18:35 AM Sep 110:11 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Douala on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in DoualaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 7:17 AM83°East14.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 8:35 AM83°East33.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 10:11 AM81°East57.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Douala (WAT – West Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Douala

Eclipse Visibility from DoualaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
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