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Eclipse visible in Anchorage – Nov 12, 1947 Annular Solar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in Anchorage (weather permitting).

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Anchorage, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

More about the Nov 12, 1947 Annular Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Wednesday, November 12, 1947

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial eclipse beginsNov 12 at 7:54 AM127°Southeast0.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseNov 12 at 7:55 AM127°Southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 12 at 8:46 AM138°Southeast3.9° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 12 at 9:41 AM127°Southeast0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthThe 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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.

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.

Times are local for Anchorage ( - (null)).

Other eclipses visible in Anchorage

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Looks like in
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Path of the eclipse
Aug 25, 1942LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 4, 1943SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 19, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 8, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 4, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 29, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25, 1945LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 9, 1945SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 18, 1945LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 8, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 12, 1947SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 27 / Nov 28, 1947LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 23, 1948LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 8, 1948SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 17, 1948LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 12, 1949LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 6, 1949LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 11, 1950SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 25, 1950LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 22 / Mar 23, 1951LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 15, 1951LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 1952LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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