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Flag for U.S.A. April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.

Max view in Washington DC
Wednesday, April 19, 1939 at 11:40 AM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse


Washington DC: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 10:51 AM

Maximum: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 11:40 AM

Ended: Wed, Apr 19, 1939 at 12:30 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 39 minutes

Location

April 19, 1939 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Washington DC

Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in Washington DC, 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

StartMaxEnd
10:51 AM Apr 1911:40 AM Apr 1912:30 PM Apr 19
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Local times for eclipse in Washington DC on Wednesday, April 19, 1939

EventTime in Washington DCDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 19 at 10:51 AM144°Southeast57.4°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseApr 19 at 11:40 AM166°South-southeast61.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 19 at 12:30 PM192°South-southwest61.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Times are local for Washington DC (EST – Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Washington DC

Eclipse Visibility from Washington DCVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
Total
1932Sep 14LunarPenumbral
Partial
1933Mar 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 3 / Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jul 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
1935Feb 3SolarPartial
Partial
1935Jul 15 / Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
1936Dec 27 / Dec 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1938May 14LunarTotal
Total
1938Nov 7LunarTotal
Total
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
Annular
1939Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
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