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Flag for Solomon Islands March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Honiara, Solomon Islands

Max view in Honiara
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 12:55 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Honiara: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 11:51 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 12:55 PM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 1:59 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 8 minutes

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March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Honiara

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
11:51 AM Mar 912:55 PM Mar 91:59 PM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Honiara on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in HoniaraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 11:51 AM63°East-northeast79.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 12:55 PM309°Northwest82.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 1:59 PM281°West-northwest67.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Honiara (SBT – Solomon Islands Time).

Eclipses visible in Honiara

Eclipse Visibility from HoniaraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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