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Flag for Ghana February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Accra, Ghana

Max view in Accra
Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 4:40 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Accra: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 3:43 PM

Maximum: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 4:40 PM

Ends: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:32 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

Location

February 26, 2017 — 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
3:43 PM Feb 264:40 PM Feb 265:32 PM Feb 26
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Local times for eclipse in Accra on Sunday, February 26, 2017

EventTime in AccraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 26 at 3:43 PM255°West-southwest35.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 26 at 4:40 PM259°West-southwest21.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 26 at 5:32 PM260°West9.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
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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