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Flag for Greenland June 28, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Qaanaaq, Greenland (Thule)

Max view in Qaanaaq
Saturday, June 29, 1946 at 1:00 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Qaanaaq: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Jun 29, 1946 at 12:35 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 29, 1946 at 1:00 AM

Ended: Sat, Jun 29, 1946 at 1:25 AM


Duration: 50 minutes

Location

June 28, 1946 – June 29, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Qaanaaq

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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 Qaanaaq. 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

StartMaxEnd
12:35 AM Jun 291:00 AM Jun 291:25 AM Jun 29
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Local times for eclipse in Qaanaaq on Saturday, June 29, 1946

EventTime in QaanaaqDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 29 at 12:35 AM345°North-northwest11.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseJun 29 at 1:00 AM351°North11.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 29 at 1:25 AM357°North10.8°
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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