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Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 4:31 pm

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Freetown: Partial Solar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Maximum: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 4:31 pm

Ends: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:09 pm


Duration: 1 hour, 19 minutes

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February 26, 2017 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Freetown

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Freetown, 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 Freetown.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

StartMaxEnd
3:50 pm Feb 264:31 pm Feb 265:09 pm Feb 26
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Local times for eclipse in Freetown on Sunday, February 26, 2017

EventTime in FreetownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 26 at 3:50 pm249°West-southwest45.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 26 at 4:31 pm253°West-southwest36.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 26 at 5:09 pm256°West-southwest26.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Freetown (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Freetown

Eclipse Visibility From FreetownVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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