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Flag for Greenland April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Thule Air Base, Greenland (Pituffik)

Max view in Thule Air Base
Wednesday, April 19, 1939 at 1:16 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Thule Air Base: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 12:07 PM

Maximum: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 1:16 PM

Ended: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 2:25 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 18 minutes

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April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Thule Air Base

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Thule Air Base, 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
12:07 PM Apr 191:16 PM Apr 192:25 PM Apr 19
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Local times for eclipse in Thule Air Base on Wednesday, April 19, 1939

EventTime in Thule Air BaseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 19 at 12:07 PM173°South24.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 19 at 1:16 PM191°South-southwest24.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 19 at 2:25 PM210°South-southwest22.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Thule Air Base (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Thule Air Base

Eclipse Visibility from Thule Air BaseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1930Oct 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
1931Apr 17SolarPartial
Partial
1931Sep 26LunarPenumbral
Total
1932Mar 22LunarPenumbral
Partial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
Total
1932Sep 14LunarPenumbral
Partial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Mar 11 / Mar 12LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 3 / Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1935Jun 30SolarPartial
Partial
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
Total
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
Total
1936Dec 27 / Dec 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1938Nov 7LunarTotal
Total
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
Annular
1939Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
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