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Flag for Indonesia March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Bengkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia

Max view in Bengkulu
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 7:19 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Bengkulu: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 6:20 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:19 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:27 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 8 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Bengkulu

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Bengkulu, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:20 AM Mar 97:19 AM Mar 98:27 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Bengkulu on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in BengkuluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 6:20 AM94°East0.4°
The Moon touches 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 East for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 7:19 AM94°East14.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 8:27 AM93°East31.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Bengkulu (WIB – Western Indonesian Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Bengkulu

Eclipse Visibility from BengkuluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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