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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 9:07 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Xiamen: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:14 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:07 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:05 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 51 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Xiamen

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
8:14 AM Mar 99:07 AM Mar 910:05 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Xiamen on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in XiamenDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:14 AM107°East-southeast24.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 9:07 AM115°East-southeast35.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 10:05 AM127°Southeast46.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Xiamen (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Xiamen

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