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Flag for U.S.A. April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

Max view in San Francisco
Sunday, April 7, 1940 at 1:02 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


San Francisco: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 11:24 AM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 1:02 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 7, 1940 at 2:35 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 11 minutes

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April 7, 1940 — Annular Solar Eclipse — San Francisco

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
11:24 AM Apr 71:02 PM Apr 72:35 PM Apr 7
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Local times for eclipse in San Francisco on Sunday, April 7, 1940

EventTime in San FranciscoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 7 at 11:24 AM158°South-southeast57.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 7 at 1:02 PM204°South-southwest57.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 7 at 2:35 PM236°Southwest45.3°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for San Francisco (PST – Pacific Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in San Francisco

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