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Flag for Indonesia March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Palembang, South Sumatra, Indonesia

Max view in Palembang
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 7:22 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Palembang: Total Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 6:21 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:22 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:32 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 11 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Palembang

Animation: How the Total Solar Eclipse Will Look

This total solar eclipse is fully visible in Palembang. This is a rare and spectacular event that can only be experienced along a relatively narrow strip on the Earth's surface. The eclipse is also visible in other areas, but the Moon does not cover the Sun completely there.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:21 AM Mar 97:22 AM Mar 98:32 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Palembang on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in PalembangDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 6:21 AM94°East3.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Full Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 7:21 AM94°East18.1°
The Sun becomes totally eclipsed.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 7:22 AM94°East18.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Full Eclipse endsMar 9 at 7:23 AM94°East18.6°
The total eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 8:32 AM93°East35.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Palembang (WIB – Western Indonesian Time).

Eclipses visible in Palembang

Eclipse Visibility from PalembangVisibility 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 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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
Note: Click on the date link for details in Palembang, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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