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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 9:12 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Foochow: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:20 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:12 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:08 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Foochow

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:20 AM Mar 99:12 AM Mar 910:08 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Foochow on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in FoochowDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:20 AM110°East-southeast26.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 9:12 AM118°East-southeast36.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 10:08 AM131°Southeast47.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Foochow (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Foochow

Eclipse Visibility from FoochowVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
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