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Flag for Spain April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Madrid, Spain

Max view in Madrid
Wednesday, April 19, 1939 at 7:31 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Madrid: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 7:08 PM

Maximum: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 7:31 PM

Ended: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 7:53 PM

Duration: 45 minutes


April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Madrid

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

7:08 PM Apr 197:31 PM Apr 197:53 PM Apr 19
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Local times for eclipse in Madrid on Wednesday, April 19, 1939

EventTime in MadridDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 19 at 7:08 PM278°West8.3°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximum EclipseApr 19 at 7:31 PM281°West4.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 19 at 7:53 PM285°West-northwest0.3°
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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Madrid (WEST – Western European Summer Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Madrid

Eclipse Visibility from MadridVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 13LunarPartial
1930Oct 7LunarPartial
1931Apr 2LunarTotal
1931Sep 26LunarTotal
1932Sep 14LunarPartial
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 5LunarPenumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPenumbral
1935Jan 19LunarPartial
1935Jul 16LunarTotal
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPenumbral
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
1939Oct 28LunarPartial
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