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Flag for Congo Dem.Rep. September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kinshasa, Congo Dem.Rep.

Max view in Kinshasa
Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 8:54 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Kinshasa: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 7:26 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:54 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:40 AM


Duration: 3 hours, 14 minutes

Location

September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kinshasa

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Kinshasa, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:26 AM Sep 18:54 AM Sep 110:40 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Kinshasa on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in KinshasaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 7:26 AM80°East21.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 8:54 AM75°East-northeast42.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 10:40 AM57°East-northeast67.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kinshasa (WAT – West Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Kinshasa

Eclipse Visibility from KinshasaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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