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Flag for Samoa January 13, 1945 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Apia, Samoa

Max view in Apia
Saturday, January 13, 1945 at 6:28 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Apia: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Jan 13, 1945 at 6:17 PM

Maximum: Sat, Jan 13, 1945 at 6:28 PM

Ended: Sat, Jan 13, 1945 at 7:59 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes


January 13, 1945 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Apia

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Apia, 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

6:17 PM Jan 136:28 PM Jan 136:31 PM Jan 13
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Local times for eclipse in Apia on Saturday, January 13, 1945

EventTime in ApiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 13 at 6:17 PM249°West-southwest2.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseJan 13 at 6:28 PM248°West-southwest0.4°
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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetJan 13 at 6:31 PM248°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJan 13 at 7:59 PM248°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Apia (SAMT – (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 Apia

Eclipse Visibility from ApiaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
1940Oct 15LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPartial
1941Mar 27SolarPartial
1941Sep 5LunarPenumbral
1943Feb 19LunarPartial
1944Feb 8LunarPenumbral
1944Jul 5LunarPenumbral
1944Aug 3 / Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jan 13SolarPartial
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
1946Jun 14LunarPartial
1946Dec 8LunarPartial
1947Jun 3LunarPenumbral
1947Nov 27LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1949Apr 12LunarPartial
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