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Flag for Afghanistan November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kabul, Afghanistan

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Tuesday, November 8, 1938 at 2:26 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Kabul: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 11:40 PM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 2:26 AM

Ended: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 5:12 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 32 minutes


November 7, 1938 – November 8, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kabul

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Kabul. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
12:41 AM Nov 82:26 AM Nov 84:11 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Kabul on Tuesday, November 8, 1938

EventTime in KabulDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 11:40:30 PM208°South-southwest69.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 12:41:14 AM237°West-southwest61.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 1:45:37 AM254°West-southwest49.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 2:26:16 AM261°West41.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 3:07:01 AM267°West33.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 4:11:25 AM276°West20.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 5:12:01 AM284°West-northwest8.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Times are local for Kabul (AFT – Afghanistan Time).

Eclipses visible in Kabul

Eclipse Visibility from KabulVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarTotal
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