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Max view in Honolulu
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 5:36 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Honolulu: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 4:33 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:36 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 6:33 PM

Duration: 2 hours


March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Honolulu

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

4:33 PM Mar 85:36 PM Mar 86:33 PM Mar 8
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Local times for eclipse in Honolulu on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

EventTime in HonoluluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 8 at 4:33 PM253°West-southwest27.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 8 at 5:36 PM260°West13.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 8 at 6:33 PM265°West0.8°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Honolulu (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Honolulu

Eclipse Visibility from HonoluluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
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