Solar eclipse of January 16, 2037

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Solar eclipse of January 16, 2037
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Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma 1.1477
Magnitude 0.7049
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 68°30′N 20°48′E / 68.5°N 20.8°E / 68.5; 20.8
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 9:48:55
References
Saros 122 (59 of 70)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9590

A partial solar eclipse will occur on January 16, 2037. 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.

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Related eclipses[edit]

Solar eclipses of 2036-2039[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.

Note: Partial lunar eclipses on February 27, 2036 and August 21, 2036 occur on the previod lunar year eclipse set.

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