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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 9:03 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Shantou: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:10 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:03 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:02 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 52 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Shantou

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:10 AM Mar 99:03 AM Mar 910:02 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Shantou on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in ShantouDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:10 AM106°East-southeast22.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 9:03 AM113°East-southeast33.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 10:02 AM124°Southeast45.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Shantou (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Shantou

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