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Flag for Kiribati November 12, 1947 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Kiritimati, Christmas Island, Kiribati

Max view in Kiritimati
Wednesday, November 12, 1947 at 8:10 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Kiritimati: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 7:26 AM

Maximum: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 8:10 AM

Ended: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 8:57 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

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November 12, 1947 — 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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:26 AM Nov 128:10 AM Nov 128:57 AM Nov 12
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Local times for eclipse in Kiritimati on Wednesday, November 12, 1947

EventTime in KiritimatiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 12 at 7:26 AM111°East-southeast26.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseNov 12 at 8:10 AM114°East-southeast36.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 12 at 8:57 AM119°East-southeast47.1°
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
1940Apr 7SolarAnnular
Annular
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1941Sep 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
1942Aug 25LunarPartial
Total
1943Feb 19LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
Partial
1945Dec 18LunarPenumbral
Total
1946Jun 14LunarPenumbral
Total
1946Dec 8LunarPartial
Total
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6LunarPartial
Total
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