Transit of Mercury 2016

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Precautionary Notice : NEVER look directly to the sun with your naked eye or through any instrument without proper filter or without expert’s guidance.

Akashmitra Mandal, Kalyan is offering a unique opportunity to watch the passing of planet Mercury (Budh) across the disc of the Sun on 9th May 2016 between 5:00 PM to 06:30 PM from Ganesha Ghat, Kalyan (West).

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Transit of Mercury schedule

Event UTC Time Time in Kalyan*
First location to see the partial transit begin 9 May, 11:10:25 9 May, 16:40:25
Geocentric** partial transit begins (ingress, exterior contact) 9 May, 11:12:18 9 May, 16:42:18
First location to see the full transit begin 9 May, 11:13:37 9 May, 16:43:37
Geocentric** full transit begins (ingress, interior contact) 9 May, 11:15:30 9 May, 16:45:30
Mercury is closest to the Sun’s center 9 May, 14:57:25 9 May, 20:27:25
Geocentric** full transit ends (egress, interior contact) 9 May, 18:39:12 10 May, 00:09:12
Last location to see full transit end 9 May, 18:41:05 10 May, 00:11:05
Geocentric** transit ends (egress, exterior contact) 9 May, 18:42:24 10 May, 00:12:24
Last location to see partial transit end 9 May, 18:44:17 10 May, 00:14:17

Precautionary Notice : NEVER look directly to the sun with your naked eye or through any instrument without proper filter or without expert’s guidance.

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