Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Los Angeles – Nov 21, 1938 Partial Solar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like in in Los Angeles (weather permitting).
During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Los Angeles. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.
Local times for eclipse in Los Angeles on Monday, November 21, 1938
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.
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 Los Angeles (PST - Pacific Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Los Angeles
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 11, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 3, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 30, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jul 26, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 19, 1935||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 3, 1935||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 15, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 27, 1936||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 24 / May 25, 1937||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 8, 1937||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 17 / Nov 18, 1937||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 2, 1937||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|May 13 / May 14, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 7, 1938||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Nov 21, 1938||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 19, 1939||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Oct 27 / Oct 28, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 7, 1940||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Apr 21, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 15 / Oct 16, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 2, 1942||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Aug 25, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 4, 1943||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 19 / Feb 20, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
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