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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 10:16 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Koror: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:53 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 10:16 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 11:48 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 55 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Koror

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Koror, 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

8:53 AM Mar 910:16 AM Mar 911:48 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Koror on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in KororDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 8:53 AM102°East-southeast38.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 10:16 AM111°East-southeast58.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 11:48 AM153°South-southeast76.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Koror (PWT – Palau Time).

Eclipses visible in Koror

Eclipse Visibility from KororVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Koror, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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