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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 8:40 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Kota Kinabalu: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:32 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:40 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:57 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 25 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kota Kinabalu

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

7:32 AM Mar 98:40 AM Mar 99:57 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Kota Kinabalu on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in Kota KinabaluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 7:32 AM96°East16.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 8:40 AM99°East32.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 9:57 AM105°East-southeast51.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kota Kinabalu (MYT – Malaysia Time).

Eclipses visible in Kota Kinabalu

Eclipse Visibility from Kota KinabaluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
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