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Flag for Antarctica March 16, 1942 — Partial Solar Eclipse — McMurdo, Antarctica (McMurdo Station, Ross Island)

Max view in McMurdo
Monday, March 16, 1942 at 10:52 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


McMurdo: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Mar 16, 1942 at 9:55 PM

Maximum: Mon, Mar 16, 1942 at 10:52 PM

Ended: Mon, Mar 16, 1942 at 11:49 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

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March 16, 1942 – March 17, 1942 — Partial Solar Eclipse — McMurdo

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from McMurdo. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:55 PM Mar 1610:52 PM Mar 1611:49 PM Mar 16
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Local times for eclipse in McMurdo on Monday, March 16, 1942

EventTime in McMurdoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 16 at 9:55 PM48°Northeast10.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseMar 16 at 10:52 PM33°North-northeast12.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 16 at 11:49 PM19°North-northeast13.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for McMurdo ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in McMurdo

Eclipse Visibility from McMurdoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1941Mar 27SolarPartial
Annular
1941Sep 5LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 16SolarPartial
Partial
1942Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1943Aug 15LunarPartial
Partial
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jan 14SolarPartial
Annular
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
Partial
1946Jan 3SolarPartial
Partial
1946Jun 14LunarTotal
Total
1947Jun 3LunarPartial
Partial
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
Partial
1948Nov 1SolarPartial
Total
1949Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 21SolarPartial
Partial
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