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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 11:18 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Sapporo: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:38 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 11:18 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 11:57 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 19 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Sapporo

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Sapporo, 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

10:38 AM Mar 911:18 AM Mar 911:57 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Sapporo on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in SapporoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 10:38 AM158°South-southeast40.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 11:18 AM171°South42.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 11:57 AM184°South42.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Sapporo (JST – Japan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Sapporo

Eclipse Visibility from SapporoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
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