Solar eclipse of June 26, 1824

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Solar eclipse of June 26, 1824
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Map
Type of eclipse
Nature Total
Gamma 0.396
Magnitude 1.0578
Maximum eclipse
Duration 4m 31s
Coordinates 46.6N 171.4W
Max. width of band 207 km
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 23:46:33
References
Saros 124 (44 of 73)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9101

A total solar eclipse occurred on June 26, 1824. 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.

Totality was visible across parts of China and Japan, with a partial eclipse across much of North America near sunset.

Related eclipses[edit]

It is a part of solar Saros 124.

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