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Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 6:16 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Kodiak: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:35 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 6:16 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 6:55 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 19 minutes


March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Kodiak

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:35 PM Mar 86:16 PM Mar 86:55 PM Mar 8
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Local times for eclipse in Kodiak on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

EventTime in KodiakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 8 at 5:35 PM245°West-southwest9.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 8 at 6:16 PM254°West-southwest4.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 8 at 6:55 PM262°West0.2°
The Moon leaves 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.
Times are local for Kodiak (AKST – Alaska Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Kodiak

Eclipse Visibility from KodiakVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
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