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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 7:34 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Ho Chi Minh: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 6:35 AM

Maximum: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:34 AM

Ends: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 8:41 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 6 minutes


March 9, 2016 — Total Solar Eclipse — Ho Chi Minh

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:35 AM Mar 97:34 AM Mar 98:41 AM Mar 9
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Local times for eclipse in Ho Chi Minh on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

EventTime in Ho Chi MinhDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 9 at 6:35 AM96°East7.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseMar 9 at 7:34 AM99°East21.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 9 at 8:41 AM104°East-southeast37.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Ho Chi Minh (ICT – Indochina Time).

Eclipses visible in Ho Chi Minh

Eclipse Visibility from Ho Chi MinhVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
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