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

Max view in Anchorage
Thursday, February 4, 1943 at 3:24 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Anchorage: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 2:16 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 3:24 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 4:30 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 14 minutes

Location

February 4, 1943 — Total Solar Eclipse — Anchorage

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

StartMaxEnd
2:16 PM Feb 43:24 PM Feb 44:30 PM Feb 4
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Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Thursday, February 4, 1943

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 4 at 2:16 PM195°South-southwest11.6°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 4 at 3:24 PM212°South-southwest8.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 4 at 4:30 PM227°Southwest3.4°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
Times are local for Anchorage ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Anchorage

Eclipse Visibility from AnchorageVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Aug 25LunarPartial
Total
1943Feb 4SolarPartial
Total
1943Feb 19LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
Total
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948May 8SolarPartial
Total
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12LunarPartial
Total
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
Total
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