Notes: All timings are represented in 12-hour notation in local time of New Delhi, India with DST adjustment (if applicable).
Hours which are past midnight are suffixed with next day date. In Panchang day starts and ends with sunrise.
The first Solar Eclipse of 2016 would occur on March, 09. It would be total Solar Eclipse of magnitude 1.045 which means that at the moment of greatest eclipse, the Sun would be completely hidden by the shadow of the moon. The longest duration of totality would be 4 minutes and 9 seconds.
The total Solar Eclipse would be observed from Pacific Ocean. Palembang, Palu, Palangkaraya and Ternate are few Indonesian cities to observe total Solar Eclipse. The partial Solar Eclipse would be visible from Australia, India, China, South Korea and Japan.
In India, the partial Solar Eclipse would be visible from most of the cities except some cities in western and northern India where none of the eclipse would be visible. New Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Guwahati, Nagpur, Bhubaneshwar, Noida, Gurgaon, Lucknow, Bhopal, Indore, Ujjain, Gwalior, Kochi, Coimbatore and Varanasi would observe partial Solar Eclipse. However, none of the eclipse would be visible from Mumbai, Pune, Vadodara, Surat, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Ludhiana, Amritsar, Udaipur, Chandigarh and Panaji.
The eclipse would not be visible in North America, South America, Europe, Africa and some northern and western countries of Asia. From Pakistan, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Afghanistan and Kazakhstan where none of the eclipse would be visible.
For more information of eclipse visibility please check Total Solar Eclipse