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October 12, 1939 — Total Solar Eclipse — Alofi, Niue

Max view in Alofi
Thursday, October 12, 1939 at 8:00 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Alofi: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Oct 12, 1939 at 7:38 AM

Maximum: Thu, Oct 12, 1939 at 8:00 AM

Ended: Thu, Oct 12, 1939 at 8:24 AM


Duration: 46 minutes

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October 12, 1939 — Total Solar Eclipse — Alofi

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Alofi, 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
7:38 AM Oct 128:00 AM Oct 128:24 AM Oct 12
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Local times for eclipse in Alofi on Thursday, October 12, 1939

EventTime in AlofiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 12 at 7:38 AM88°East28.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 12 at 8:00 AM86°East34.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 12 at 8:24 AM84°East39.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Alofi (NUT – Niue Time).

Eclipses visible in Alofi

Eclipse Visibility from AlofiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1930Oct 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
1930Oct 21SolarPartial
Total
1931Sep 26LunarPenumbral
Total
1932Mar 21 / Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 3LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1934Jul 25 / Jul 26LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1935Jul 15LunarTotal
Total
1936Jan 8LunarPartial
Total
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
Partial
1936Dec 13SolarPartial
Annular
1937May 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Jun 8SolarPartial
Total
1937Nov 17LunarPartial
Partial
1937Dec 2SolarPartial
Annular
1938May 13 / May 14LunarTotal
Total
1939May 3LunarTotal
Total
1939Oct 12SolarPartial
Total
1939Oct 27LunarPartial
Partial
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