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Flag for South Africa February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Stellenbosch, South Africa

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 5:59 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Stellenbosch: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 4:58 PM

Maximum: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:59 PM

Ends: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 6:54 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 56 minutes


February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Stellenbosch

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

4:58 PM Feb 265:59 PM Feb 266:54 PM Feb 26
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Local times for eclipse in Stellenbosch on Sunday, February 26, 2017

EventTime in StellenboschDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 26 at 4:58 PM280°West29.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 26 at 5:59 PM271°West16.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 26 at 6:54 PM263°West5.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Stellenbosch (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Stellenbosch

Eclipse Visibility from StellenboschVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Stellenbosch, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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