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Solar eclipse of July 21, 1906


Solar eclipse of July 21, 1906

Solar eclipse of July 21, 1906
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma -1.3637
Magnitude 0.3355
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 68.6S 33.3W
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 13:14:19
Saros 115 (70 of 72)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9296

A partial solar eclipse occurred on July 21, 1906. 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 1
    • Solar eclipses 1906-1909 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 1906-1909

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 1906-1909
Ascending node   Descending node
115 July 21, 1906

120 January 14, 1907

125 July 10, 1907

130 January 3, 1908

135 June 28, 1908

140 December 23, 1908

145 June 17, 1909

150 December 12, 1909



External links

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

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