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Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 5:37 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Kailua-Kona: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 4:36 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:37 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 6:32 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes


March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kailua-Kona

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

4:36 PM Mar 85:37 PM Mar 86:31 PM Mar 8
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Local times for eclipse in Kailua-Kona on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

EventTime in Kailua-KonaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 8 at 4:36 PM255°West-southwest25.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 8 at 5:37 PM261°West12.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
SunsetMar 8 at 6:31 PM266°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 8 at 6:32 PM266°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Kailua-Kona (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian 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 Kailua-Kona

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