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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 10:59 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Rustenburg: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 9:28 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:59 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:35 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 7 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Rustenburg

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:28 AM Sep 110:59 AM Sep 112:35 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Rustenburg on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in RustenburgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 9:28 AM55°Northeast38.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 10:59 AM30°North-northeast52.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 12:35 PM349°North55.8°
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
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
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