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Flag for Canada November 12, 1947 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Aklavik, Northwest Territories, Canada

Max view in Aklavik
Wednesday, November 12, 1947 at 7:02 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Aklavik: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 6:25 PM

Maximum: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 7:02 PM

Ended: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 7:39 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 14 minutes

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November 12, 1947 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Aklavik

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Aklavik, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
6:25 PM Nov 127:02 PM Nov 127:39 PM Nov 12
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Local times for eclipse in Aklavik on Wednesday, November 12, 1947

EventTime in AklavikDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 12 at 6:25 PM147°South-southeast1.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseNov 12 at 7:02 PM156°South-southeast2.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 12 at 7:39 PM165°South-southeast3.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Times are local for Aklavik ( – (null)).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Aklavik

Eclipse Visibility from AklavikVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarPenumbral
Total
1942Aug 26LunarPartial
Total
1942Sep 10SolarPartial
Partial
1943Feb 4 / Feb 5SolarPartial
Total
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18 / Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948May 9SolarPartial
Total
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6 / Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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