Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New Zealand

Flag for New Zealand March 28, 1941 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New Zealand

Max view in Chatham Islands
Friday, March 28, 1941 at 6:36 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Chatham Islands: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Mar 28, 1941 at 5:30 AM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 28, 1941 at 6:36 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 28, 1941 at 7:50 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 21 minutes


March 28, 1941 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Chatham Islands

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

More about the March 27, 1941 — Annular Solar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:11 AM Mar 286:36 AM Mar 287:50 AM Mar 28
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Friday, March 28, 1941

EventTime in Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 28 at 5:30 AM94°East8.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseMar 28 at 6:11 AM87°East0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 28 at 6:36 AM87°East0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 28 at 7:50 AM69°East-northeast16.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Chatham Islands (LMT – (null)).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Chatham Islands

Eclipse Visibility from Chatham IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarPartial
1941Mar 28SolarPartial
1941Sep 6LunarPartial
1942Aug 26LunarPartial
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
1943Aug 16LunarPartial
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
1944Aug 4 / Aug 5LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 30LunarPenumbral
1945Jan 14SolarPartial
1945Jun 26LunarPartial
1946May 31SolarPartial
1946Jun 15LunarTotal
1946Dec 9LunarPenumbral
1947Jun 4LunarPartial
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23 / Apr 24LunarPartial
1949Apr 13LunarPartial
1949Oct 22SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Chatham Islands, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100