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Flag for U.S.A. March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Midway, Midway Atoll, U.S.A.

Max view in Midway
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 4:20 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Midway: Partial Solar Eclipse


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

Maximum: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 4:20 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 5:29 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 25 minutes

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March 8, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Midway

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The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Midway, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is still a spectacular sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
3:04 PM Mar 84:20 PM Mar 85:29 PM Mar 8
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Local times for eclipse in Midway on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

EventTime in MidwayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 8 at 3:04 PM227°Southwest45.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 8 at 4:20 PM244°West-southwest31.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 8 at 5:29 PM255°West-southwest17.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Midway (SST – Samoa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Midway

Eclipse Visibility from MidwayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 14LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Midway, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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