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Flag for Canada November 23, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Max view in Vancouver
Saturday, November 23, 1946 at 8:15 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Vancouver: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 7:33 AM

Maximum: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 8:15 AM

Ended: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 9:00 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

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November 23, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Vancouver

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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 Vancouver. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
7:34 AM Nov 238:15 AM Nov 239:00 AM Nov 23
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Local times for eclipse in Vancouver on Saturday, November 23, 1946

EventTime in VancouverDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 23 at 7:33 AM121°East-southeast0.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseNov 23 at 7:34 AM121°East-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 23 at 8:15 AM121°East-southeast0.2° 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-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 23 at 9:00 AM138°Southeast10.0°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Vancouver (PST – Pacific 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 Vancouver

Eclipse Visibility from VancouverVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2LunarPartial
Total
1942Aug 25LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 4SolarPartial
Total
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
Total
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
Partial
1946Dec 8LunarPenumbral
Total
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948May 8SolarPartial
Total
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
Total
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