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Flag for U.S.A. November 23, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.

Max view in Seattle
Saturday, November 23, 1946 at 8:15 AM

Global Type: Partial Solar Eclipse


Seattle: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 7:36 AM

Maximum: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 8:15 AM

Ended: Sat, Nov 23, 1946 at 8:56 AM


Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes

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November 23, 1946 — Partial Solar Eclipse — Seattle

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During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covered only parts of the Sun, as seen from Seattle. There were no locations on Earth where the Sun appeared completely covered during this event. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
7:36 AM Nov 238:15 AM Nov 238:56 AM Nov 23
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Local times for eclipse in Seattle on Saturday, November 23, 1946

EventTime in SeattleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 23 at 7:36 AM122°East-southeast1.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseNov 23 at 8:15 AM129°Southeast6.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 23 at 8:56 AM138°Southeast11.1°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Seattle (PST – Pacific Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Seattle

Eclipse Visibility from SeattleVisibility 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
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
Total
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
Partial
1946Dec 8LunarPenumbral
Total
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948May 8SolarPartial
Total
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
Total
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