Solar eclipse of July 9, 1964
|Solar eclipse of July 9, 1964|
|Type of eclipse|
|Saros||155 (3 of 71)|
|Catalog # (SE5000)||9429|
A partial solar eclipse occurred on July 9, 1964. 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.
Solar eclipses of 1961-1964
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.
|Solar eclipse series sets from 1961-1964|
|Descending node||Ascending node|
February 15, 1961
August 11, 1961
February 5, 1962
July 31, 1962
January 25, 1963
July 20, 1963
January 14, 1964
July 9, 1964
|Partial solar eclipses of June 10, 1964 and December 4, 1964 belong in the next lunar year set.|
- 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.
- Earth visibility chart and eclipse statistics Eclipse Predictions by Fred Espenak, NASA/GSFC
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