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Flag for South Africa February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands), South Africa

Max view in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)
Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 6:42 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands): Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 6:03 PM

Maximum: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 6:42 PM

Ends: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 7:19 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 17 minutes

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February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands), but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:03 PM Feb 266:42 PM Feb 267:19 PM Feb 26
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Local times for eclipse in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands) on Sunday, February 26, 2017

EventTime in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)DirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 26 at 6:03 PM271°West12.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 26 at 6:42 PM264°West5.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 26 at 7:19 PM257°West-southwest0.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands) (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)

Eclipse Visibility from Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)Visibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
Total
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
Partial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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