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Flag for Rwanda September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kigali, Rwanda

Max view in Kigali
Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Kigali: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:47 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:25 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 38 minutes

Location

September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kigali

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

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

StartMaxEnd
8:47 AM Sep 110:30 AM Sep 112:25 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Kigali on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in KigaliDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 8:47 AM77°East-northeast41.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 10:30 AM65°East-northeast66.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 12:25 PM326°North-northwest78.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kigali (CAT – Central Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Kigali

Eclipse Visibility from KigaliVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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