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Flag for Norway April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Hammerfest, Norway

Max view in Hammerfest
Wednesday, April 19, 1939 at 6:47 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Hammerfest: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 5:48 PM

Maximum: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 6:47 PM

Ended: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 7:44 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 57 minutes


April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Hammerfest

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:48 PM Apr 196:47 PM Apr 197:44 PM Apr 19
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Local times for eclipse in Hammerfest on Wednesday, April 19, 1939

EventTime in HammerfestDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 19 at 5:48 PM279°West8.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximum EclipseApr 19 at 6:47 PM293°West-northwest3.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 19 at 7:44 PM307°Northwest0.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
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 Northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Hammerfest (CET – Central European Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Hammerfest

Eclipse Visibility from HammerfestVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
1930Oct 7LunarPartial
1931Apr 2LunarTotal
1931Sep 26LunarTotal
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1935Jun 30SolarPartial
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
1939Oct 28LunarPartial
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