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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 12:04 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Dar es Salaam: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 10:13 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 12:04 PM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 1:56 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 44 minutes


September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Dar es Salaam

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Dar es Salaam, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight. Check the weather for Dar es Salaam.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

10:13 AM Sep 112:04 PM Sep 11:56 PM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in Dar es Salaam on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in Dar es SalaamDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 10:13 AM66°East-northeast54.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 12:04 PM17°North-northeast74.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 1:56 PM302°West-northwest62.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Dar es Salaam (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dar es Salaam

Eclipse Visibility From Dar es SalaamVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
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