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Flag for U.S.A. March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.

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
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Honolulu, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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