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Flag for U.S.A. March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Juneau, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Juneau
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 5:44 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Juneau: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:38 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:44 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 6:54 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 16 minutes

Location

March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Juneau

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Juneau, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the March 8, 2016 – March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxSunset
5:38 PM Mar 85:44 PM Mar 85:45 PM Mar 8
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Local times for eclipse in Juneau on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

EventTime in JuneauDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 8 at 5:38 PM262°West0.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseMar 8 at 5:44 PM263°West0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetMar 8 at 5:45 PM263°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 8 at 6:54 PM263°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Juneau (AKST – Alaska Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Juneau

Eclipse Visibility from JuneauVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Juneau, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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