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Flag for Australia October 13, 1939 — Total Solar Eclipse — Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Max view in Hobart
Friday, October 13, 1939 at 5:46 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Hobart: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Oct 13, 1939 at 4:54 AM

Maximum: Fri, Oct 13, 1939 at 5:46 AM

Ended: Fri, Oct 13, 1939 at 6:42 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

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October 13, 1939 — Total Solar Eclipse — Hobart

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Hobart, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
5:25 AM Oct 135:46 AM Oct 136:42 AM Oct 13
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Local times for eclipse in Hobart on Friday, October 13, 1939

EventTime in HobartDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 13 at 4:54 AM106°East-southeast6.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseOct 13 at 5:25 AM101°East0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 13 at 5:46 AM101°East0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 13 at 6:42 AM88°East13.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Hobart (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Hobart

Eclipse Visibility from HobartVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 8LunarPartial
Partial
1930Oct 22SolarPartial
Total
1931Apr 3LunarTotal
Total
1931Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1932Mar 7SolarAnnular
Annular
1932Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPartial
Partial
1932Sep 15LunarPartial
Partial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
Annular
1934Jan 31LunarPartial
Partial
1934Jul 26 / Jul 27LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19 / Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
1935Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Total
1936Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
1936Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
1936Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
1937May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPenumbral
Partial
1938May 14LunarTotal
Total
1939May 3 / May 4LunarTotal
Total
1939Oct 13SolarPartial
Total
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