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Solar eclipse of April 28, 1949

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Solar eclipse of April 28, 1949

Solar eclipse of April 28, 1949
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma 1.2068
Magnitude 0.6092
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 61.9N 55.7W
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 7:48:53
Saros 147 (19 of 80)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9396

A partial solar eclipse occurred on April 28, 1949.

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 1946-1949

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.

Solar eclipse series sets from 1946-1949
Ascending node   Descending node
117 May 30, 1946

122 November 23, 1946

127 May 20, 1947

132 November 12, 1947

137 May 9, 1948

142 November 1, 1948

147 April 28, 1949

152 October 21, 1949



External links

  • Earth visibility chart and eclipse statistics Eclipse Predictions by Fred Espenak, NASA/GSFC
    • Besselian elements

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