Total Solar Eclipse – March 8, 2016

detailed total eclipse

Those lucky enough to be in parts of Southeast Asia will be able to see a total solar eclipse on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 between the hours of 2300 and 2600 GMT (6 and 9 p.m. EST) with the period of totality between 2538 and 2542 GMT (8:38 and 8:42 p.m EST). The area of totality will be a nearly 100-mile wide path shown above.

Everyone else can view the event on Twitter viewers can ask questions using the hashtag #SloohEclipse.

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About Justin Tyme

Justin Tyme is the author of Avar-Tek Events, speculative science fiction short stories based on current research in science and engineering. The Avar-Tek Events provide technical background for the Avar novels.

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