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Solar eclipse of March 5, 1924


Solar eclipse of March 5, 1924

Solar eclipse of March 5, 1924
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma -1.2232
Magnitude 0.5819
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 71.9S 55.6E
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 15:44:20
Saros 148 (16 of 75)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9336

A partial solar eclipse occurred on March 5, 1924. 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 1921-1924 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 1921-1924

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 1921-1924
Ascending node   Descending node
118 April 8, 1921

123 October 1, 1921

128 March 28, 1922

133 September 21, 1922

138 March 17, 1923

143 September 10, 1923

148 March 5, 1924

153 August 30, 1924



External links

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

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