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Flag for U.S.A. April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Billings, Montana, U.S.A.

Max view in Billings
Sunday, April 7, 1940 at 2:28 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Billings: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 1:05 PM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 2:28 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 3:45 PM


Duration: 2 hours, 40 minutes

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April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Billings

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
1:05 PM Apr 72:28 PM Apr 73:45 PM Apr 7
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Local times for eclipse in Billings on Sunday, April 7, 1940

EventTime in BillingsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 7 at 1:05 PM199°South-southwest49.8°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 7 at 2:28 PM227°Southwest41.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 7 at 3:45 PM246°West-southwest30.7°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Billings (MST – Mountain Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Billings

Eclipse Visibility from BillingsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 25 / Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 4SolarPartial
Total
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
Total
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
Partial
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
Total
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