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Flag for Zimbabwe October 1, 1940 — Total Solar Eclipse — Harare, Zimbabwe

Max view in Harare
Tuesday, October 1, 1940 at 4:19 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


Harare: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Oct 1, 1940 at 3:18 PM

Maximum: Tue, Oct 1, 1940 at 4:19 PM

Ended: Tue, Oct 1, 1940 at 5:13 PM


Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

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October 1, 1940 — Total Solar Eclipse — Harare

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
3:18 PM Oct 14:19 PM Oct 15:13 PM Oct 1
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Local times for eclipse in Harare on Tuesday, October 1, 1940

EventTime in HarareDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 1 at 3:18 PM279°West35.9°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 1 at 4:19 PM274°West21.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 1 at 5:13 PM269°West8.6°
The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Harare (CAT – Central Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Harare

Eclipse Visibility from HarareVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 1SolarPartial
Total
1941Sep 5LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Partial
1943Aug 15LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
Annular
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jan 14SolarPartial
Annular
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
Partial
1945Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 14LunarTotal
Total
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947May 20SolarPartial
Total
1947Jun 3LunarPartial
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Nov 1SolarPartial
Total
1949Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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