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Solar eclipse of February 17, 2064

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Solar eclipse of February 17, 2064

Solar eclipse of February 17, 2064
Type of eclipse
Nature Annular
Gamma 0.3597
Magnitude 0.9262
Maximum eclipse
Duration 8m 56s
Coordinates 7N 69.7E
Max. width of band 295 km
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 7:00:23
Saros 141 (26 of 70)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9650

An annular solar eclipse will occur on February 17, 2064. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring the image of the Sun for a viewer on Earth. An annular solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's apparent diameter is smaller than the Sun's, blocking most of the Sun's light and causing the Sun to look like an annulus (ring). An annular eclipse appears as a partial eclipse over a region of the Earth thousands of kilometres wide.

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 2062-2065

Each member in a semester series of solar eclipses repeats approximately every 177 days and 4 hours (a semester) at alternating nodes of the Moon's orbit.
121 March 11, 2062

126 September 3, 2062

131 February 28, 2063

136 August 24, 2063

141 February 17, 2064

146 August 12, 2064

151 February 5, 2065

156 August 2, 2065



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