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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 11:07 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Port Elizabeth: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 9:52 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 11:07 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:24 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 31 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Port Elizabeth

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:52 AM Sep 111:07 AM Sep 112:24 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Port Elizabeth on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in Port ElizabethDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 9:52 AM46°Northeast35.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 11:07 AM25°North-northeast44.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 12:24 PM357°North48.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Port Elizabeth (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Port Elizabeth

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