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Flag for USA July 9, 1945 — Total Solar Eclipse — Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

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Monday, July 9, 1945 at 6:07 AM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse

Salt Lake City: Partial Solar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Jul 9, 1945 at 5:17 AM

Maximum: Mon, Jul 9, 1945 at 6:07 AM

Ended: Mon, Jul 9, 1945 at 7:01 AM

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes


July 9, 1945 — Total Solar Eclipse — Salt Lake City

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The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Salt Lake City, 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

6:04 AM Jul 96:07 AM Jul 97:01 AM Jul 9
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Local times for eclipse in Salt Lake City on Monday, July 9, 1945

EventTime in Salt Lake CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 9 at 5:17 AM51°Northeast8.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
SunriseJul 9 at 6:04 AM59°East-northeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 9 at 6:07 AM60°East-northeast0.2°
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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 9 at 7:01 AM68°East-northeast8.9°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Times are local for Salt Lake City (MWT – (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 and Transits Visible in Salt Lake City

Eclipse Visibility From Salt Lake CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
1940Nov 11MercuryTransit
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
1942Mar 2LunarPartial
1942Aug 25 / Aug 26LunarTotal
1943Feb 4SolarPartial
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
1944Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPenumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
1949Apr 12LunarTotal
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
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