Solar eclipse of July 23, 2093

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Solar eclipse of July 23, 2093
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Map
Type of eclipse
Nature Annular
Gamma 0.5717
Magnitude 0.9463
Maximum eclipse
Duration 5m 11s
Coordinates 54.6N 1.3E
Max. width of band 241 km
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 12:32:04
References
Saros 147 (27 of 80)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9717

An annular solar eclipse will occur on July 23, 2093. 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[edit]

Solar eclipses 2091-2094[edit]

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.

122 February 18, 2091
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Partial
127 August 15, 2091
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Total
132 February 7, 2092
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Annular
137 August 3, 2092
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Annular
142 January 27, 2093
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Total
147 July 23, 2093
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Annular
152 January 16, 2094
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Total
157 July 12, 2094
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Partial

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