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Flag for U.S.A. February 4, 1943 — Total Solar Eclipse — Adak, Alaska, U.S.A.

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Thursday, February 4, 1943 at 1:55 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Adak: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 12:39 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 1:55 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 3:11 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 32 minutes


February 4, 1943 — Total Solar Eclipse — Adak

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Adak, 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

12:39 PM Feb 41:55 PM Feb 43:11 PM Feb 4
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Local times for eclipse in Adak on Thursday, February 4, 1943

EventTime in AdakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 4 at 12:39 PM159°South-southeast19.7°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 4 at 1:55 PM179°South21.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 4 at 3:11 PM198°South-southwest20.2°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Adak (NWT – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Adak

Eclipse Visibility from AdakVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Oct 15LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPartial
1941Sep 5LunarPenumbral
1941Sep 20SolarPartial
1943Feb 4SolarPartial
1943Feb 19LunarPartial
1944Feb 8LunarPenumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
1945Dec 18LunarPartial
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
1947Nov 27LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948May 8SolarPartial
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