Download a ‘9 March 2016 Partial Solar Eclipse’ poster

September 27, 2015 | By | Add a Comment
Send to Kindle

(Posted 27 September 2015) The only solar eclipse visible from Australia in 2016 will occur on the morning of Wednesday 9 March. Residents of Northern Australia will be treated to a partial solar eclipse. An eclipse will not occur for residents of Southern Australia (see poster for more specific information).

To download this poster as an Adobe Acrobat file, see below.

To download this poster as an Adobe Acrobat file, see below.

To download the poster as an A3 sized Adobe Acrobat file, click this link: 9_March_2016_Partial_Solar_Eclipse_information_sheet

Caution!!! Do not look directly at the Sun without solar viewing glasses or filters sold by specialist astronomical telescope shops. Doing so will result in permanent eye damage or blindness.

Reproduction information

This resource is published under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported licence. You are free to reproduce and distribute this resource in its entirety for non-commercial purposes but not to modify it in any way without permission from the author. Full licence conditions at

Filed in: Education, Southern Hemisphere Sky Events | Tags: , , , , , , ,

About the Author (Author Profile)

This website is maintained by Paul Floyd. I am an amateur astronomer (and school teacher) with 25 years experience (as at 2015) in running a range of education and public astronomy outreach activities. As of January 2015, I have been providing astronomy information via the WWW for eighteen years.