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Flag for Canada November 23, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

Max view in Yellowknife
Saturday, November 23, 1946 at 9:31 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Yellowknife: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 8:25 AM

Maximum: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 9:31 AM

Ended: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 10:40 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 15 minutes

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November 23, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Yellowknife

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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 Yellowknife. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
9:15 AM Nov 239:31 AM Nov 2310:40 AM Nov 23
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Local times for eclipse in Yellowknife on Saturday, November 23, 1946

EventTime in YellowknifeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 23 at 8:25 AM126°Southeast5.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseNov 23 at 9:15 AM136°Southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 23 at 9:31 AM136°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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 23 at 10:40 AM156°South-southeast4.8°
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 Yellowknife (MST – Mountain 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 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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