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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 5:35 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Surakarta: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 5:27 PM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 5:35 PM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 6:22 PM

Duration: 55 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Surakarta

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

5:27 PM Sep 15:35 PM Sep 15:35 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Surakarta on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in SurakartaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 5:27 PM278°West1.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 5:35 PM278°West0.2° 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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetSep 1 at 5:35 PM278°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 6:22 PM277°West12.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Surakarta (WIB – Western Indonesian 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 and Transits Visible in Surakarta

Eclipse Visibility From SurakartaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
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