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Flag for Sao Tome and Principe February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — São Tomé, Sao Tome and Principe

Max view in São Tomé
Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 4:38 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

São Tomé: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 3:34 PM

Maximum: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 4:38 PM

Ends: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:35 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute


February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — São Tomé

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

3:34 PM Feb 264:38 PM Feb 265:35 PM Feb 26
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Local times for eclipse in São Tomé on Sunday, February 26, 2017

EventTime in São ToméDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 26 at 3:34 PM260°West32.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 26 at 4:38 PM261°West16.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 26 at 5:35 PM262°West2.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for São Tomé (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in São Tomé

Eclipse Visibility from São ToméVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in São Tomé, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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