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Flag for South Africa September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — East London, South Africa

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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 11:12 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

East London: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 9:53 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 11:12 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:33 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 40 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — East London

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

9:53 AM Sep 111:12 AM Sep 112:33 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in East London on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in East LondonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 9:53 AM44°Northeast37.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 11:12 AM21°North-northeast46.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 12:33 PM351°North48.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for East London (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in East London

Eclipse Visibility From East LondonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
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