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Flag for USA March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Adak, Alaska, USA

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Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 5:11 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Adak: Partial Solar Eclipse


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

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

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


Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

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March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Adak

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

StartMaxEnd
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 and Transits Visible in Adak

Eclipse Visibility From AdakVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Jun 5VenusTransit
Transit
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
Transit
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
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