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Flag for U.S.A. February 4, 1943 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

Max view in San Francisco
Thursday, February 4, 1943 at 6:01 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


San Francisco: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 5:15 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 6:01 PM

Ended: Thu, Feb 4, 1943 at 6:45 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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February 4, 1943 — Total Solar Eclipse — San Francisco

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total 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

StartMaxSunset
5:15 PM Feb 46:01 PM Feb 46:36 PM Feb 4
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Local times for eclipse in San Francisco on Thursday, February 4, 1943

EventTime in San FranciscoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 4 at 5:15 PM237°West-southwest13.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseFeb 4 at 6:01 PM245°West-southwest5.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
SunsetFeb 4 at 6:36 PM250°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 4 at 6:45 PM250°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for San Francisco ( – (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 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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