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Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 5:11 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Adak: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 4:23 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:11 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:58 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes


March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Adak

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

4:23 PM Mar 85:11 PM Mar 85:58 PM Mar 8
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Local times for eclipse in Adak on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

EventTime in AdakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 8 at 4:23 PM221°Southwest25.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 8 at 5:11 PM233°Southwest20.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 8 at 5:58 PM243°West-southwest14.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Adak (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Adak

Eclipse Visibility from AdakVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
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