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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 1:16 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Kolonia: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 11:45 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 1:16 PM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 2:44 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 59 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kolonia

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

11:45 AM Mar 91:16 PM Mar 92:44 PM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Kolonia on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in KoloniaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 11:45 AM131°Southeast72.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 1:16 PM221°Southwest75.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 2:44 PM251°West-southwest56.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kolonia (PONT – Pohnpei Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Kolonia

Eclipse Visibility from KoloniaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
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