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Flag for Kiribati December 2, 1937 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kiritimati, Christmas Island, Kiribati

Max view in Kiritimati
Thursday, December 2, 1937 at 1:08 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Kiritimati: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Dec 2, 1937 at 10:51 AM

Maximum: Thu, Dec 2, 1937 at 1:08 PM

Ended: Thu, Dec 2, 1937 at 3:03 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 11 minutes

Location

December 2, 1937 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kiritimati

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Kiritimati, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the December 2, 1937 – December 3, 1937 — Annular Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
10:51 AM Dec 21:08 PM Dec 23:03 PM Dec 2
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Local times for eclipse in Kiritimati on Thursday, December 2, 1937

EventTime in KiritimatiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 2 at 10:51 AM155°South-southeast63.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseDec 2 at 1:08 PM221°Southwest57.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 2 at 3:03 PM241°West-southwest34.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Kiritimati (LINT – Line Islands Time).

Eclipses visible in Kiritimati

Eclipse Visibility from KiritimatiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1930Oct 21SolarPartial
Total
1932Mar 21 / Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1933Sep 3LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1934Jul 25 / Jul 26LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1935Jul 15LunarTotal
Total
1936Jan 8LunarPartial
Total
1936Jul 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
1936Dec 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937May 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Jun 8SolarPartial
Total
1937Nov 17LunarPartial
Partial
1937Dec 2SolarPartial
Annular
1938May 13 / May 14LunarTotal
Total
1939May 3LunarTotal
Total
1939Oct 27LunarPartial
Partial
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