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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 7:39 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Vientiane: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 6:48 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:39 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:35 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Vientiane

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:48 AM Mar 97:39 AM Mar 98:35 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Vientiane on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in VientianeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 6:48 AM96°East5.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 7:39 AM101°East17.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 8:35 AM106°East-southeast30.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Vientiane (ICT – Indochina Time).

Eclipses visible in Vientiane

Eclipse Visibility from VientianeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
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