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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 2:44 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Funafuti: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 2:37 PM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 2:44 PM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 2:50 PM


Duration: 13 minutes

Location

March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Funafuti

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Funafuti, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the March 8, 2016 – March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
2:37 PM Mar 92:44 PM Mar 92:50 PM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Funafuti on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in FunafutiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 2:37 PM274°West54.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 2:44 PM274°West52.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 2:50 PM274°West50.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Funafuti (TVT – Tuvalu Time).

Eclipses visible in Funafuti

Eclipse Visibility from FunafutiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
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