Solar eclipse of September 13, 2080

A partial solar eclipse will occur on Friday, September 13, 2080. 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 eclipse of September 13, 2080
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Map
Type of eclipse
NaturePartial
Gamma1.0723
Magnitude0.8743
Maximum eclipse
Coordinates61°06′N 25°48′E / 61.1°N 25.8°E / 61.1; 25.8
Times (UTC)
Greatest eclipse16:38:09
References
Saros126 (51 of 72)
Catalog # (SE5000)9688

Related eclipsesEdit

Solar eclipses 2080–2083Edit

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.[1]

121 March 21, 2080
 
Partial
126 September 13, 2080
 
Partial
131 March 10, 2081
 
Annular
136 September 3, 2081
 
Total
141 February 27, 2082
 
Annular
146 August 24, 2082
 
Total
151 February 16, 2083
 
Partial
156 August 13, 2083
 
Partial

Saros 126Edit

It is a part of Saros cycle 126, repeating every 18 years, 11 days, containing 72 events. The series started with partial solar eclipse on March 10, 1179. It contains annular eclipses from June 4, 1323 through April 4, 1810, hybrid eclipses from April 14, 1828 through May 6, 1864 and total eclipses from May 17, 1882 through August 23, 2044. The series ends at member 72 as a partial eclipse on May 3, 2459. The longest duration of central eclipse (annular or total) was 6 minutes, 30 seconds of annularity on June 26, 1359. The longest duration of totality was 2 minutes, 36 seconds on July 10, 1972. All eclipses in this series occurs at the Moon’s descending node.

Series members 42–52 occur between 1901 and 2100
42 43 44
 
June 8, 1918
 
June 19, 1936
 
June 30, 1954
45 46 47
 
July 10, 1972
 
July 22, 1990
 
August 1, 2008
48 49 50
 
August 12, 2026
 
August 23, 2044
 
September 3, 2062
51 52
 
September 13, 2080
 
September 25, 2098

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 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.

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