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Flag for U.S.A. December 2, 1937 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Fairbanks
Thursday, December 2, 1937 at 1:24 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Fairbanks: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Dec 2, 1937 at 12:58 PM

Maximum: Thu, Dec 2, 1937 at 1:24 PM

Ended: Thu, Dec 2, 1937 at 1:50 PM


Duration: 52 minutes

Location

December 2, 1937 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Fairbanks

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The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Fairbanks, 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
12:58 PM Dec 21:24 PM Dec 21:50 PM Dec 2
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Local times for eclipse in Fairbanks on Thursday, December 2, 1937

EventTime in FairbanksDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 2 at 12:58 PM198°South-southwest2.1°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Maximum EclipseDec 2 at 1:24 PM204°South-southwest1.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 2 at 1:50 PM210°South-southwest0.1°
The 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 South-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Fairbanks ( – (null)).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Fairbanks

Eclipse Visibility from FairbanksVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1931Sep 11SolarPartial
Partial
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
Total
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Mar 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 3LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1934Feb 13SolarPartial
Total
1934Jul 25 / Jul 26LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
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 19SolarPartial
Annular
1939May 3LunarPenumbral
Total
1939Oct 27LunarPartial
Partial
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