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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 4:09 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Rawaki: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 3:54 PM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 4:09 PM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 4:23 PM

Duration: 30 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Rawaki

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

3:54 PM Mar 94:09 PM Mar 94:23 PM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Rawaki on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in RawakiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 3:54 PM267°West39.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 4:09 PM267°West36.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 4:23 PM267°West32.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Rawaki (PHOT – Phoenix Island Time).

Eclipses visible in Rawaki

Eclipse Visibility from RawakiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
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