Solar Eclipse of October 12 1939
This page provides detailed information about the visibility of the Total Solar Eclipse of October 12 1939.
To find out when and how the Total Solar Eclipse of October 12 1939 will be visible from any location, just search for the location name using the search field below, or click directly on any point on the map.
Any place inside of the green line will see a Partial Eclipse, while the places inside the red stripe will see a Total Eclipse. The blue line displays the maximum eclipse path. The ☀ icon represents the Greatest Eclipse Point, i.e. the point with the longest duration of totality.
Thee eclipse KML paths used for the maps visualization on this site are provided by Xavier M. Jubier (http://xjubier.free.fr/)
Sky Chart of Total Solar Eclipse of October 12 1939
The sky chart below shows the location in the sky of the Moon, the Sun and the planets at the time of maximum eclipse. The portion of the sky represented in this sky chart is 50°x25°
In case of a total solar eclipse, such as the Total Solar Eclipse of October 12 1939, this chart can be useful to determine which planets are visible during the totality phase. Please keep in mind that in this sky chart the North direction (increasing Declination) points upwards. The Online Planetarium provides a realistic interactive visualization which properly takes into account the rotation of the sky caused by the local observing point on Earth.
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