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Solar eclipse of October 22, 1911

Solar eclipse of October 22, 1911
Type of eclipse
Nature Annular
Gamma 0.3224
Magnitude 0.965
Maximum eclipse
Duration 3m 47s
Coordinates 6.3N 121.4E
Max. width of band 133 km
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 4:13:02
Saros 132 (40 of 71)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9307

An annual solar eclipse occurred on October 22, 1911. 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 of 1910-1913

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 1910-1913
Ascending node   Descending node
117 May 9, 1910

122 November 2, 1910

127 April 28, 1911

132 October 22, 1911

137 April 17, 1912

142 October 10, 1912

147 April 6, 1913

152 September 30, 1913


Saros 132

It is a part of Saros cycle 132, repeating every 18 years, 11 days, containing 71 events. The series started with partial solar eclipse on August 13, 1208. It contains annular eclipses from March 17, 1569 through March 12, 2146, hybrid on March 23, 2164 and April 3, 2183 and total eclipses from April 14, 2200 through June 19, 2308. The series ends at member 71 as a partial eclipse on September 25, 2470. The longest duration of annular was 4 minutes, 2 seconds on 1965 Nov 23, and totality will be 2 minutes, 14 seconds on May 27, 2272.[1]

Series members 40-50 occur between 1901 and 2100:
40 41 42

October 22, 1911

November 1, 1929

November 12, 1947
43 44 45

November 23, 1965

December 4, 1983

December 14, 2001
46 47 48

December 26, 2019

January 5, 2038

January 16, 2056
49 50

January 27, 2074

February 7, 2092


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