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Flag for North Korea March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Pyongyang, North Korea

Max view in Pyongyang
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 10:14 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Pyongyang: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:48 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:14 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:41 AM


Duration: 53 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Pyongyang

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Pyongyang, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:48 AM Mar 910:14 AM Mar 910:41 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Pyongyang on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in PyongyangDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 9:48 AM133°Southeast34.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 10:14 AM140°Southeast38.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 10:41 AM147°South-southeast41.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Pyongyang ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Pyongyang

Eclipse Visibility from PyongyangVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Pyongyang, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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