Solar Eclipse on Silent day in Bali 2016 – The solar eclipse in 2016 will take place on March 9, 2016, to coincide with the feast of the holy Hindus day, “NYEPI” . Nyepi is a Balinese ” Day of Silence ” that is celebrate every Isakawarsa (Saka new year) Based on the Balinese calendar ( in 2016, March 09 ). It is a Hindu celebration mainly celebrated in Bali -Indonesia. Nyepi, Hindus holiday in Indonesia, is a day of silence fasting & meditation for the Balinese. The day on Nyepi is also celebration as New Year’s Day in Bali. Before Nyepi day, there the day call Pengrupukan day, on the night there is many Ogoh – ogoh parade on the street. I am suggest you not to use a car on street, because it is very Traffic jam. Just exactly on Silent day , Solar eclipse happen at 07:00 WITA ( Bali time )
Solar Eclipse on Silent day in Bali 2016
What is solar Eclipse ? You can see from the Earth, the solar eclipse is a type of eclipse that occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth, and the Moon fully or partially blocks the Sun. When the Sun and the Moon are in conjunction as seen from Earth in an alignment referred to as synergy. At total solar eclipse, the space of the Sun is fully obscured by the Moon material. In partial & annular eclipses, only part of the Sun is obscured .
The Solar eclipse in Bali will happen again at 2042, so you have to keep this moment a live. in Indonesia solar eclipse has happened at 1983. In Bali you can see the partial solar eclipse, it will happen at 07:22 WITA until 09:43 WITA ( Bali time ) . The maximum solar eclipse will happen at 08:28 WITA. If you see The solar eclipse in Bali, the percentage of solar closed is around 76,44 percent ( sources : kompas.com )
If you want to observe the Partial solar eclipse in Bali , better you use a sun glass to cover your eyes from Sun radiation.