Solar eclipse of April 25, 1865

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Solar eclipse of April 25, 1865
Type of eclipse
Nature Total
Gamma -0.4826
Magnitude 1.0584
Maximum eclipse
Duration 5m 23s
Coordinates 14.8S 25.8W
Max. width of band 219 km
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 14:08:34
Saros 136 (29 of 71)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9199

A total solar eclipse occurred on April 25, 1865. 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 total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's apparent diameter is larger than the Sun, blocking all direct sunlight, turning day into darkness. Totality occurs in a narrow path across the surface of the Earth, while a partial solar eclipse will be visible over a region thousands of kilometres wide.


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Related eclipses[edit]

It is a part of solar Saros 136.