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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 8:23 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Singapore: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:23 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:23 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:32 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Singapore

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

7:23 AM Mar 98:23 AM Mar 99:32 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Singapore on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in SingaporeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 7:23 AM94°East2.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 8:23 AM95°East17.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 9:32 AM96°East34.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Singapore (SGT – Singapore Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Singapore

Eclipse Visibility from SingaporeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
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