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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 5:53 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Bengkulu: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 5:38 PM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 5:53 PM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 6:08 PM


Duration: 30 minutes

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Upcoming Eclipse: May 9, 2016 — Mercury Transit is not visible in Bengkulu. See animation and where it can be seen

September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Bengkulu

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Bengkulu, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

StartMaxEnd
5:38 PM Sep 15:53 PM Sep 16:08 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Bengkulu on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in BengkuluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 5:38 PM279°West7.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 5:53 PM278°West3.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 6:08 PM278°West0.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Bengkulu (WIB – Western Indonesian Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Bengkulu

Eclipse Visibility From BengkuluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
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