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Solar eclipse of October 14, 2088

 

Solar eclipse of October 14, 2088

Solar eclipse of October 14, 2088
Map
Type of eclipse
Nature Annular
Gamma -0.5349
Magnitude 0.9727
Maximum eclipse
Duration 2m 38s
Coordinates 39.7S 56W
Max. width of band 115 km
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 14:48:05
References
Saros 135 (43 of 71)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9707

An annular solar eclipse will occur on October 14, 2088. 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.

Contents

  • Related eclipses 1
    • Solar eclipses 2087-2090 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 2087-2090

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.
120 May 2, 2087

Partial
125 October 26, 2087

Partial
130 April 21, 2088

Total
135 October 14, 2088

Annular
140 April 10, 2089

Annular
145 October 4, 2089

Total
150 March 31, 2090

Partial
155 September 23, 2090

Total

References

External links

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


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