Sep 12, 1931 Partial Solar Eclipse
What the eclipse would look like near the maximum point
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like near the maximum point of the eclipse (weather permitting).
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least a partial eclipse:
- East in Asia
- North/West North America
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Wainwright, Alaska, U.S.A.
- Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A.
- Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.
- Talkeetna, Alaska, U.S.A.
- Kodiak, Alaska, U.S.A.
- Unalaska, Alaska, U.S.A.
When the eclipse happens worldwideThe eclipse starts at one location and ends at another. The times below are actual times (in UTC) when the eclipse occurs.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in New York*|
|First location to see partial eclipse begin||Sep 12 at 4:13 AM||Sep 12 at 12:13 AM|
|Maximum Eclipse||Sep 12 at 4:41 AM||Sep 12 at 12:41 AM|
|Last location to see partial Eclipse end||Sep 12 at 5:09 AM||Sep 12 at 1:09 AM|
* Local times shown do not refer to when the eclipse can be observed from New York. Instead, they indicate the times when the eclipse begins, is at its max, and ends, somewhere else on earth. The corresponding local times are useful if you want to view the eclipse via a live webcam.
Eclipses viewable in New York.
Eclipses during year 1931
- Apr 2, 1931 Total Lunar Eclipse
- Apr 17 – Apr 18, 1931 Partial Solar Eclipse
- Sep 12, 1931 Partial Solar Eclipse (Currently shown)
- Sep 26, 1931 Total Lunar Eclipse
- Oct 11, 1931 Partial Solar Eclipse
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