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

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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 7:23 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Accra: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 6:13 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 7:23 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:46 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 33 minutes

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September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Accra

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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
6:13 AM Sep 17:23 AM Sep 18:46 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 6:13 AM82°East4.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 7:23 AM83°East21.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 8:46 AM84°East41.9°
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 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 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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