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Solar eclipse of July 24, 2074

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Solar eclipse of July 24, 2074

Solar eclipse of July 24, 2074
Type of eclipse
Nature Annular
Gamma -0.1242
Magnitude 0.9838
Maximum eclipse
Duration 1m 57s
Coordinates 12.8N 133.7E
Max. width of band 58 km
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 3:10:32
Saros 137 (39 of 70)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9674

An annular solar eclipse will occur on July 24, 2074. 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. An annular solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's apparent diameter is smaller than the Sun's, blocking most of the Sun's light and causing the Sun to look like an annulus (ring). An annular eclipse appears as a partial eclipse over a region of the Earth thousands of kilometres wide.

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 2073-2076

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.
122 February 7, 2073

127 August 3, 2073

132 January 27, 2074

137 July 24, 2074

142 January 16, 2075

147 July 13, 2075

152 January 6, 2076

157 July 1, 2076



External links

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

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