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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 11:16 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Durban: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 9:48 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 11:16 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:46 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 58 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Durban

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:48 AM Sep 111:16 AM Sep 112:46 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Durban on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in DurbanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 9:48 AM44°Northeast41.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 11:16 AM15°North-northeast50.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 12:46 PM340°North-northwest50.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Durban (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Durban

Eclipse Visibility from DurbanVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
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