Solar eclipse of March 5, 1924

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Solar eclipse of March 5, 1924
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Type of eclipse
Nature Partial
Gamma -1.2232
Magnitude 0.5819
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates 71°54′S 55°36′E / 71.9°S 55.6°E / -71.9; 55.6
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse 15:44:20
References
Saros 148 (16 of 75)
Catalog # (SE5000) 9336

A partial solar eclipse occurred on March 5, 1924. 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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Solar eclipses 1921-1924[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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