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Flag for Guinea-Bissau September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

Max view in Bissau
Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 7:16 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Bissau: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 6:19 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 7:16 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:20 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute

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September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Bissau

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
6:50 AM Sep 17:16 AM Sep 18:20 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Bissau on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in BissauDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 6:19 AM80°East8.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseSep 1 at 6:50 AM82°East0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 7:16 AM82°East0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 8:20 AM86°East21.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Bissau (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Bissau

Eclipse Visibility from BissauVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Bissau, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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