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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 6:23 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Praia: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 5:26 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 6:23 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 7:09 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 43 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Praia

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

6:21 AM Sep 16:23 AM Sep 17:09 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Praia on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in PraiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 5:26 AM78°East-northeast13.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseSep 1 at 6:21 AM81°East0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 6:23 AM82°East0.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 7:09 AM84°East10.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Praia (CVT – Cape Verde Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Praia

Eclipse Visibility From PraiaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
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