Solar eclipse of January 25, 1982

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Solar eclipse of January 25, 1982
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Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma -1.2311
Magnitude 0.5663
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 69°18′S 91°42′W / 69.3°S 91.7°W / -69.3; -91.7
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 4:42:53
References
Saros 150 (15 of 71)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9468

A partial solar eclipse occurred on January 25, 1982. 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 of 1979-1982[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.

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