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Eclipse visible in Dakar – September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Dakar

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

More about the September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Dakar on Thursday, September 1, 2016

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in DakarDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 6:23 AM79°East8.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseSep 1 at 6:56 AM81°East0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 7:16 AM81°East0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 8:15 AM86°East18.1° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Times are local for Dakar (GMT - Greenwich Mean Time).

Other eclipses visible in Dakar

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in DakarLooks like in DakarPath of the eclipse
Jun 15, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
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Oct 18 / Oct 19, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 3, 2013SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 20, 2015SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 1, 2016SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 16, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10 / Feb 11, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7, 2017LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 27, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 21, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2019LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 10, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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