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Solar eclipse of August 31, 1913

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Solar eclipse of August 31, 1913

Solar eclipse of August 31, 1913
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma 1.4512
Magnitude 0.1513
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 61.5N 26.8W
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 20:52:12
Saros 114 (71 of 72)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9312

A partial solar eclipse occurred on August 31, 1913. 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. A partial solar eclipse occurs in the polar regions of the Earth when the center of the Moon's shadow misses the Earth.

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses of 1913-1917

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 1913-1917
Descending node   Ascending node
114 August 31, 1913

119 February 25, 1914

124 August 21, 1914

129 February 14, 1915

134 August 10, 1915

139 February 3, 1916

144 July 30, 1916

149 January 23, 1917

154 July 19, 1917



External links

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

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