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Flag for China March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China

Max view in Shanghai
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 9:24 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Shanghai: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:41 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:24 AM

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


Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Shanghai

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Shanghai, 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

StartMaxEnd
8:41 AM Mar 99:24 AM Mar 910:10 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Shanghai on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in ShanghaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:41 AM117°East-southeast29.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 9:24 AM126°Southeast37.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 10:10 AM138°Southeast45.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Shanghai (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Shanghai

Eclipse Visibility from ShanghaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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