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Flag for Mexico April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

Max view in Mexico City
Sunday, April 7, 1940 at 3:45 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Mexico City: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 1:59 PM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 3:45 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 5:12 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 13 minutes

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April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Mexico City

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Mexico City, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
1:59 PM Apr 73:45 PM Apr 75:12 PM Apr 7
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Local times for eclipse in Mexico City on Sunday, April 7, 1940

EventTime in Mexico CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 7 at 1:59 PM241°West-southwest66.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 7 at 3:45 PM261°West43.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 7 at 5:12 PM270°West22.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Mexico City (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Mexico City

Eclipse Visibility from Mexico CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 21 / Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 25 / Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Jan 25SolarPartial
Total
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
Total
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6 / Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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