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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 9:19 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Swakopmund: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:01 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 9:19 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:49 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 48 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Swakopmund

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:01 AM Sep 19:19 AM Sep 110:49 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Swakopmund on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in SwakopmundDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 8:01 AM70°East-northeast23.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 9:19 AM57°East-northeast39.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 10:49 AM32°North-northeast54.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Swakopmund (WAT – West Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Swakopmund

Eclipse Visibility from SwakopmundVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
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