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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 5:26 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Bantam: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 4:34 PM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 5:26 PM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 6:12 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Bantam

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Bantam, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. Check the weather for Bantam.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

4:34 PM Sep 15:26 PM Sep 15:58 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Bantam on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in BantamDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 4:34 PM283°West-northwest19.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 5:26 PM280°West7.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
SunsetSep 1 at 5:58 PM278°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 6:12 PM277°West2.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Bantam (CCT – Cocos Islands Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Bantam

Eclipse Visibility From BantamVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Bantam, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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