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Flag for U.S.A. November 12, 1947 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Anchorage
Wednesday, November 12, 1947 at 8:46 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Anchorage: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 7:54 AM

Maximum: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 8:46 AM

Ended: Wed, Nov 12, 1947 at 9:41 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes

Location

November 12, 1947 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Anchorage

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

SunriseMaxEnd
7:55 AM Nov 128:46 AM Nov 129:41 AM Nov 12
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Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Wednesday, November 12, 1947

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 AM127°Southeast0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 12 at 9:41 AM151°South-southeast7.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
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
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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