An annular eclipse of the Sun occurred on 9 March, 1160 UT Old Style, with maximum eclipse at 22:09 UT. The Sun was 96% covered in a moderate annular eclipse, lasting 3 minutes and 28 seconds and covering a very broad path, 256 km wide at maximum.

The annular eclipse lasted for 3 minutes and 28 seconds. Maximum eclipse was at 22:09:24 UT.

Overview Map

This map sourced from NASA Goddard Space flight Center: GSFC Eclipse Web SiteGSFC Eclipse Web Site
The primary source of all the information on eclipses presented here at Hermit Eclipse. (NASA Goddard Space flight Center)
https://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse.html
shows the visibility of the annular solar eclipse. It also shows the broader area in which a partial eclipse was seen. (Click on it for the full-sized version.)

Eclipse Season and Saros Series

This eclipse season contains 2 eclipses:

This was the 25th eclipse in solar Saros series 116.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

This Saros series, solar Saros series 116, is linked to lunar Saros series 109. The nearest partner eclipses in that series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 22:09:24 on 9 Mar UT TDT Date/time (max) 22:23:38 on 9 Mar TDT
Saros Series 116 Number in Series 24
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 0.9599
Gamma -0.8259 Path Width (km) 256
Delta T 14m14s Error ± 1m08s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 3m28s
Partial Rating Total Rating

Note that while all dates and times on this site (except where noted) are in UT, which is within a second of civil time, the dates and times shown in NASA's eclipse listingsGSFC Eclipse Web Site
The primary source of all the information on eclipses presented here at Hermit Eclipse. (NASA Goddard Space flight Center)
https://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse.html
are in the TDT timescale.

Data last updated: 2015-06-21 22:11:44 UTC.