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Solar eclipse of February 27, 2036

Solar eclipse of February 27, 2036
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma -1.1942
Magnitude 0.6286
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 71.6S 131.4W
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 4:46:49
Saros 150 (18 of 71)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9587

A partial solar eclipse will occur on February 27, 2036.


  • Images 1
  • Related eclipses 2
    • Solar eclipses of 2033-2036 2.1
    • Metonic cycle 2.2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Animated path

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses of 2033-2036

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 2033-2036
Ascending node   Descending node
120 March 30, 2033

125 September 23, 2033

130 March 20, 2034

136 September 12, 2034

140 March 9, 2035

145 September 2, 2035

150 February 27, 2036

155 August 21, 2036

A partial solar eclipse on July 23, 2036 occurs in the next lunar year eclipse set.

Metonic cycle

The metonic series repeats eclipses every 19 years (6939.69 days), lasting about 5 cycles. Eclipses occur in nearly the same calendar date. In addition the octon subseries repeats 1/5 of that or every 3.8 years (1387.94 days).


External links

  • NASA graphics

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