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Flag for Ghana September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Accra, Ghana

Max view in Accra
Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 7:25 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Accra: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 6:14 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 7:25 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:49 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 35 minutes

Location

September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Accra

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:14 AM Sep 17:25 AM Sep 18:49 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Accra on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in AccraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 6:14 AM82°East4.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 7:25 AM83°East21.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 8:49 AM84°East42.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Accra (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Accra

Eclipse Visibility from AccraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
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 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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