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Flag for U.S.A. November 21, 1938 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Anchorage
Monday, November 21, 1938 at 2:11 PM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Anchorage: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Nov 21, 1938 at 12:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Nov 21, 1938 at 2:11 PM

Ended: Mon, Nov 21, 1938 at 3:27 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 37 minutes

Location

November 21, 1938 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Anchorage

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Anchorage. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event.

More about the November 21, 1938 – November 22, 1938 — Partial Solar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxSunset
12:50 PM Nov 212:11 PM Nov 213:09 PM Nov 21
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Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Monday, November 21, 1938

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 21 at 12:50 PM196°South-southwest7.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Maximum EclipseNov 21 at 2:11 PM214°Southwest3.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
SunsetNov 21 at 3:09 PM227°Southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 21 at 3:27 PM227°Southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Anchorage ( – (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 Anchorage

Eclipse Visibility from AnchorageVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1931Sep 11SolarPartial
Partial
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
Total
1933Mar 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 3LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1934Feb 13SolarPartial
Total
1934Jul 25 / Jul 26LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1935Jul 15LunarPenumbral
Total
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
Total
1936Jun 18SolarPartial
Total
1936Dec 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937May 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 17 / Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1937Dec 2SolarPartial
Annular
1938May 13 / May 14LunarTotal
Total
1938Nov 21SolarPartial
Partial
1939Apr 19SolarAnnular
Annular
1939May 3LunarPartial
Total
1939Oct 27LunarPartial
Partial
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