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Flag for Gabon February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port-Gentil, Gabon

Max view in Port-Gentil
Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 5:38 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Port-Gentil: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 4:33 PM

Maximum: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:38 PM

Ends: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 6:34 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute

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February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port-Gentil

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Port-Gentil, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
4:33 PM Feb 265:38 PM Feb 266:34 PM Feb 26
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Local times for eclipse in Port-Gentil on Sunday, February 26, 2017

EventTime in Port-GentilDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 26 at 4:33 PM261°West30.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 26 at 5:38 PM261°West14.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 26 at 6:34 PM262°West1.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Port-Gentil (WAT – West Africa Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Port-Gentil

Eclipse Visibility from Port-GentilVisibility 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
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
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
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port-Gentil, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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