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Flag for Kazakhstan September 21, 1941 — Total Solar Eclipse — Almaty, Kazakhstan (Alma-Ata)

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Sunday, September 21, 1941 at 9:13 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Almaty: Total Solar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 21, 1941 at 8:05 AM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 21, 1941 at 9:13 AM

Ended: Sun, Sep 21, 1941 at 10:26 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 21 minutes


September 21, 1941 — Total Solar Eclipse — Almaty

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This total solar eclipse was fully visible in Almaty. This was a rare and spectacular event that could only be experienced along a relatively narrow strip on the Earth's surface. The eclipse was also visible in other areas, but the Moon did not cover the Sun completely there.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

8:05 AM Sep 219:13 AM Sep 2110:26 AM Sep 21
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Local times for eclipse in Almaty on Sunday, September 21, 1941

EventTime in AlmatyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 21 at 8:05 AM103°East-southeast15.2°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Full Eclipse beginsSep 21 at 9:12 AM116°East-southeast26.5°
The Sun becomes totally eclipsed.
Maximum EclipseSep 21 at 9:13 AM117°East-southeast26.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Full Eclipse endsSep 21 at 9:14 AM117°East-southeast26.8°
The total eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 21 at 10:26 AM134°Southeast37.5°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Almaty (ALMT – Alma-Ata Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Almaty

Eclipse Visibility From AlmatyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1940Mar 24LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPenumbral
1941Sep 5 / Sep 6LunarPartial
1941Sep 21SolarTotal
1942Mar 3LunarTotal
1943Aug 15 / Aug 16LunarPartial
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
1945Dec 19LunarTotal
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
1946Dec 8 / Dec 9LunarTotal
1947Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948May 9SolarPartial
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
1949Oct 7LunarPenumbral
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