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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 12:48 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Antananarivo: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:57 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:48 PM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 2:29 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 32 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Antananarivo

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Antananarivo, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

10:57 AM Sep 112:48 PM Sep 12:29 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Antananarivo on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in AntananarivoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 10:57 AM27°North-northeast60.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 12:48 PM331°North-northwest59.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 2:29 PM301°West-northwest42.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Antananarivo (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Antananarivo

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