Lunar Saros Series

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Saro (Nigeria) - Saros - Life in The Delta
... Some of the Saros were clergymen and others were transferred for administrative duty ... The Saros emerged in the city as pioneers of African commerce as they became suppliers to the residents of the new city ... However, life in Port Harcourt was rough for many Saros ...
March 1914 Lunar Eclipse - Related Lunar Eclipses - Saros Series
... Lunar Saros series 131, has 72 lunar eclipses ... This eclipse series began in AD 1427 with a partial eclipse at the southern edge of the Earth's shadow when the Moon was close to its descending node ... Each successive Saros cycle, the Moon's orbital path is shifted northward with respect to the Earth's shadow, with the first total eclipse occurring in 1950 ...
May 2040 Lunar Eclipse - Saros Series
... Lunar Saros series 131, has 72 lunar eclipses ... This eclipse series began in AD 1427 with a partial eclipse at the southern edge of the Earth's shadow when the Moon was close to its descending node ... Each successive Saros cycle, the Moon's orbital path is shifted northward with respect to the Earth's shadow, with the first total eclipse occurring in 1950 ...

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