Eclipse Calculator – Solar Eclipses in Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Washington DC – Sep 16, 2016 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
BETA: This is a temporary animation, it would look different in real life. We hope to fix that issue soon.
Stages in eclipse
- Penumbral Eclipse just started
- Penumbral Eclipse in good progress
- Maximum Eclipse
- Penumbral Eclipse continues
- Penumbral Eclipse about to end
Local times for eclipse in Washington DC on Friday, September 16, 2016
Click on the Sun/Moon symbols in the column entitled “Looks like” to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
|Event||Time in Washington DC||Direction||Altitude||Looks like||Comments|
|Penumbral eclipse begins||Sep 16 at 12:57 PM||0°||55.3° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Sep 16 at 4:53 PM||70°||28.3° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Maximum Eclipse||Sep 16 at 5:18 PM||74°||23.7° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
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