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

Max view in Baker Lake
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 ( – (null)).

Eclipses 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
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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