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Solar eclipse of January 27, 2055

Solar eclipse of January 27, 2055
Map
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma 1.155
Magnitude 0.6932
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 69.5N 112.2W
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 17:54:05
References
Saros 122 (60 of 70)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9630

A partial solar eclipse will occur on January 27, 2055. 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.

It will be visible across North America.

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 2054-2058

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.
117 August 3, 2054

Partial
122 January 27, 2055

Partial
127 July 24, 2055

Total
132 January 16, 2056

Annular
137 July 12, 2056

Annular
142 January 5, 2057

Total
147 July 1, 2057

Annular
152 December 26, 2057

Total
157 June 21, 2058

Partial

References

External links

  • NASA graphics


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