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Eclipse visible in Oakland – November 21, 1938 — Partial Solar Eclipse

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Oakland

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Oakland. There are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

More about the November 21, 1938 – November 22, 1938 — Partial Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Oakland 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.

EventTime in OaklandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 21 at 4:12 PM239°West-southwest6.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseNov 21 at 4:53 PM245°West-southwest0.2° belowEclipse as seen from earthMoon 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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetNov 21 at 4:53 PM245°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 21 at 5:54 PM245°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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 Oakland (PST - Pacific Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Oakland

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in OaklandLooks like in OaklandPath of the eclipse
Mar 11, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 3, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 30, 1934LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 13, 1934SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 26, 1934LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 19, 1935LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 3, 1935SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 15, 1935LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 8, 1936LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 27, 1936LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 24 / May 25, 1937LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 8, 1937SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 17 / Nov 18, 1937LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 2, 1937SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 13 / May 14, 1938LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 7, 1938LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 21, 1938SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 19, 1939SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 3, 1939LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27 / Oct 28, 1939LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 7, 1940SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 21, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 15 / Oct 16, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 13, 1941LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 2, 1942LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 25, 1942LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 4, 1943SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 19 / Feb 20, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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