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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 9:48 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Kufra: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:59 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 9:48 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:41 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kufra

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Kufra, 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

8:59 AM Sep 19:48 AM Sep 110:41 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Kufra on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in KufraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 8:59 AM99°East38.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 9:48 AM106°East-southeast48.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 10:41 AM118°East-southeast60.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kufra (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Kufra

Eclipse Visibility from KufraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
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