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Flag for Canada April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Baker Lake, Nunavut, Canada

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Sunday, April 7, 1940 at 9:26 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Baker Lake: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 8:52 PM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 9:26 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 10:00 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 8 minutes

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April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Baker Lake

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Baker Lake, 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
8:52 PM Apr 79:26 PM Apr 710:00 PM Apr 7
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Local times for eclipse in Baker Lake on Sunday, April 7, 1940

EventTime in Baker LakeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 7 at 8:52 PM222°Southwest27.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 7 at 9:26 PM231°Southwest24.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 7 at 10:00 PM239°West-southwest21.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Baker Lake (zzz – (null)).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Baker Lake

Eclipse Visibility From Baker LakeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Nov 11MercuryTransit
Transit
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1942Sep 10SolarPartial
Partial
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18 / Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 29SolarPartial
Partial
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
Partial
1946Dec 8LunarPenumbral
Total
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948May 9SolarPartial
Total
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6 / Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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