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Solar eclipse of October 21, 1949

Solar eclipse of October 21, 1949
Map
Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma -1.027
Magnitude 0.9638
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 61.5S 107.5E
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 21:13:01
References
Saros 152 (9 of 70)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9397

A partial solar eclipse occurred on October 21, 1949.

Contents

  • Related eclipses 1
    • Solar eclipses 1946-1949 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Related eclipses

Solar eclipses 1946-1949

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 1946-1949
Ascending node   Descending node
117 May 30, 1946

Partial
122 November 23, 1946

Partial
127 May 20, 1947

Total
132 November 12, 1947

Annular
137 May 9, 1948

Annular
142 November 1, 1948

Total
147 April 28, 1949

Partial
152 October 21, 1949

Partial

References

External links

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



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