Home   Sun & Moon   Eclipses   Luanda, Angola

Flag for Angola Eclipses in Luanda, Angola

Max View in Luanda
Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 5:32 pm

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Luanda: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 4:23 pm

Maximum: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:32 pm

Ends: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 6:32 pm


Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

Location

February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Luanda

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Luanda, 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. Check the weather for Luanda.

More about the February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

StartMaxSunset
4:23 pm Feb 265:32 pm Feb 266:28 pm Feb 26
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in Luanda on Sunday, February 26, 2017

EventTime in LuandaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 26 at 4:23 pm265°West29.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 26 at 5:32 pm263°West13.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
SunsetFeb 26 at 6:28 pm261°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 26 at 6:32 pm261°West1.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Luanda (WAT – West Africa Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Luanda

Eclipse Visibility From LuandaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Luanda, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All Eclipses Worldwide, From 1900 to 2100