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Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 8:18 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


El Aaiún: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 7:50 AM

Maximum: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:18 AM

Ends: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 8:48 AM


Duration: 58 minutes

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September 1, 2016 — Annular Solar Eclipse — El Aaiún

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in El Aaiún, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun. Check the weather for El Aaiún.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:50 AM Sep 18:18 AM Sep 18:48 AM Sep 1
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Local times for eclipse in El Aaiún on Thursday, September 1, 2016

EventTime in El AaiúnDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 1 at 7:50 AM83°East3.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseSep 1 at 8:18 AM86°East9.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 1 at 8:48 AM89°East16.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for El Aaiún (WEST – Western European Summer Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in El Aaiún

Eclipse Visibility From El AaiúnVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
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