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Flag for Canada April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

Max view in Yellowknife
Sunday, April 7, 1940 at 2:13 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Yellowknife: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 1:40 PM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 2:13 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 2:47 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 7 minutes

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April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Yellowknife

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Yellowknife, 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
1:40 PM Apr 72:13 PM Apr 72:47 PM Apr 7
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Local times for eclipse in Yellowknife on Sunday, April 7, 1940

EventTime in YellowknifeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 7 at 1:40 PM198°South-southwest33.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 7 at 2:13 PM208°South-southwest32.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 7 at 2:47 PM217°Southwest29.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Yellowknife (MST – Mountain Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Yellowknife

Eclipse Visibility from YellowknifeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 25 / Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 4SolarPartial
Total
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 28SolarPartial
Partial
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
Partial
1946Dec 8LunarPartial
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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