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

Max view in Pietermaritzburg
Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 11:17 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Pietermaritzburg: Partial Solar Eclipse


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

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 11:17 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:47 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 59 minutes

Location

September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Pietermaritzburg

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:48 AM Sep 111:17 AM Sep 112:47 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in PietermaritzburgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 9:48 AM45°Northeast41.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 11:17 AM16°North-northeast51.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 12:47 PM340°North-northwest50.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Pietermaritzburg (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Pietermaritzburg

Eclipse Visibility from PietermaritzburgVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
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
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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