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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 9:15 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Luoyang: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:51 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:15 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:39 AM

Duration: 48 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Luoyang

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Luoyang, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:51 AM Mar 99:15 AM Mar 99:39 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Luoyang on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in LuoyangDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:51 AM114°East-southeast23.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 9:15 AM118°East-southeast27.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 9:39 AM123°East-southeast32.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Luoyang (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Luoyang

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