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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 11:47 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Nairobi: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 11:47 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 1:38 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 38 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Nairobi

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Nairobi, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

10:00 AM Sep 111:47 AM Sep 11:38 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Nairobi on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in NairobiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 10:00 AM75°East-northeast51.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 11:47 AM50°Northeast75.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 1:38 PM300°West-northwest71.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Nairobi (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Nairobi

Eclipse Visibility from NairobiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
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