Solar eclipse of June 26, 1824

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Solar eclipse of June 26, 1824
Type of eclipse
Nature Total
Gamma 0.396
Magnitude 1.0578
Maximum eclipse
Duration 271 sec (4 m 31 s)
Coordinates 46°36′N 171°24′W / 46.6°N 171.4°W / 46.6; -171.4
Max. width of band 207 km (129 mi)
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 23:46:33
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's, blocking all direct sunlight, turning day into darkness. Totality occurs in a narrow path across Earth's surface, with the partial solar eclipse visible over a surrounding 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.