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Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 3:04 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Howland Island: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 2:13 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 3:04 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 3:51 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes


March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Howland Island

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

2:13 PM Mar 83:04 PM Mar 83:51 PM Mar 8
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Local times for eclipse in Howland Island on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

EventTime in Howland IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 8 at 2:13 PM261°West55.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 8 at 3:04 PM263°West42.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 8 at 3:51 PM264°West31.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Howland Island (AoE – Anywhere on Earth).

Eclipses visible in Howland Island

Eclipse Visibility from Howland IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
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