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Eclipse visible in Pietermaritzburg – Sep 13, 2015 Partial Solar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in Pietermaritzburg (weather permitting).

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Pietermaritzburg. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

More about the Sep 13, 2015 Partial Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday, September 13, 2015

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in PietermaritzburgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial eclipse beginsSep 13 at 6:45 AM80°East9.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 13 at 7:44 AM72°East-northeast21.8° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 13 at 8:50 AM61°East-northeast34.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Pietermaritzburg (SAST - South Africa Standard Time).

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