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Flag for Greenland July 9, 1945 — Total Solar Eclipse — Qaanaaq, Greenland (Thule)

Max view in Qaanaaq
Monday, July 9, 1945 at 10:06 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Qaanaaq: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Jul 9, 1945 at 9:05 AM

Maximum: Mon, Jul 9, 1945 at 10:06 AM

Ended: Mon, Jul 9, 1945 at 11:08 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 3 minutes

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July 9, 1945 — Total Solar Eclipse — Qaanaaq

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Qaanaaq, 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
9:05 AM Jul 910:06 AM Jul 911:08 AM Jul 9
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Local times for eclipse in Qaanaaq on Monday, July 9, 1945

EventTime in QaanaaqDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 9 at 9:05 AM105°East-southeast26.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseJul 9 at 10:06 AM121°East-southeast29.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 9 at 11:08 AM137°Southeast31.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Qaanaaq (WGT – West Greenland Time).

Eclipses visible in Qaanaaq

Eclipse Visibility from QaanaaqVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 21 / Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 25 / Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1942Sep 10SolarPartial
Partial
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18 / Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 29SolarPartial
Partial
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948May 8 / May 9SolarPartial
Total
1948Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Apr 28SolarPartial
Partial
1949Oct 6 / Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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