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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 8:57 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Foshan: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:06 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:57 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:53 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Foshan

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:06 AM Mar 98:57 AM Mar 99:53 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Foshan on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in FoshanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:06 AM103°East-southeast18.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 8:57 AM110°East-southeast29.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 9:53 AM119°East-southeast41.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Foshan (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Foshan

Eclipse Visibility from FoshanVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
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