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Eclipse visible in McMurdo – Mar 16 – Mar 17, 1942 Partial Solar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in McMurdo (weather permitting).

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from McMurdo. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

More about the Mar 16 – Mar 17, 1942 Partial Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in McMurdo on Monday, March 16, 1942

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in McMurdoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial eclipse beginsMar 16 at 9:56 PM47°Northeast10.1° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 16 at 10:53 PM33°North-northeast12.0° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 16 at 11:50 PM18°North-northeast13.3° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for McMurdo ( - (null)).

Other eclipses visible in McMurdo

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
McMurdo
Looks like in
McMurdo
Path of the eclipse
May 25, 1937LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 14, 1938LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
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Oct 12, 1939SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 22, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 16, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 13, 1941LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 27, 1941SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 5, 1941LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 16, 1942SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 26, 1942LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 15, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 6, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 4, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 29, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 14, 1945SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25, 1945LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 3, 1946SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 14, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 3, 1947LunarPenumbralPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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