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Flag for Mauritius September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Louis, Mauritius

Max view in Port Louis
Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 2:13 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Port Louis: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:27 PM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 2:13 PM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 3:44 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 17 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Louis

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

12:27 PM Sep 12:13 PM Sep 13:44 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Port Louis on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in Port LouisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 12:27 PM351°North61.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 2:13 PM310°Northwest48.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 3:44 PM293°West-northwest30.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Port Louis (MUT – Mauritius Time).

Eclipses visible in Port Louis

Eclipse Visibility from Port LouisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port Louis, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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