Celestial / Solar Eclipse

540AD Jun. 20

Event #404: Solar Eclipse

Stable URL: http://cof.quantumfuturegroup.org/events/404

Geographical sites:

  • Britain (click here to focus in map) (see also Pleiades #20419)
    Pleiades_icon Britannia/Albion island Geocontext: Great Britain
    Description: The island of Great Britain is located to the northwest of continental Europe and is the ninth largest island in the world.


Text #500

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
[p. 10]

PDF URL: https://archive.org/download/anglosaxonch...

A. 540. This year the sun was eclipsed on the twelfth before the Kalends of July, and the stars showed themselves full-nigh half an hour after nine in the forenoon.

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