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Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 7:33 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse

Rustenburg: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 6:42 AM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 7:33 AM

Ends: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 8:30 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes


September 13, 2015 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Rustenburg

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Rustenburg. There are no locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event. Check the weather for Rustenburg.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:42 AM Sep 137:33 AM Sep 138:30 AM Sep 13
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Local times for eclipse in Rustenburg on Sunday, September 13, 2015

EventTime in RustenburgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 13 at 6:42 AM83°East6.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseSep 13 at 7:33 AM77°East-northeast17.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 13 at 8:30 AM69°East-northeast29.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Rustenburg (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Rustenburg

Eclipse Visibility from RustenburgVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
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