Solar eclipse of February 3, 1935

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Solar eclipse of February 3, 1935
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Map
Type of eclipse
NaturePartial
Gamma1.1438
Magnitude0.739
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates62°30′N 115°24′W / 62.5°N 115.4°W / 62.5; -115.4
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse16:16:20
References
Saros149 (16 of 71)
Catalog # (SE5000)9362

A partial solar eclipse occurred on February 3, 1935. 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 partial solar eclipse occurs in the polar regions of the Earth when the center of the Moon's shadow misses the Earth.

Related eclipses[edit]

Solar eclipses 1931-1935[edit]

This eclipse is a member of a semester series. An eclipse 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.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ van Gent, R.H. "Solar- and Lunar-Eclipse Predictions from Antiquity to the Present". A Catalogue of Eclipse Cycles. Utrecht University. Retrieved 6 October 2018.

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