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Flag for Argentina November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Monday, November 7, 1938 at 7:30 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Buenos Aires: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 4:40 PM

Maximum: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 7:30 PM

Ended: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 10:12 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 32 minutes


November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Buenos Aires

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Buenos Aires. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:26 PM Nov 77:30 PM Nov 79:11 PM Nov 7
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Local times for eclipse in Buenos Aires on Monday, November 7, 1938

EventTime in Buenos AiresDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 4:40:30 PM92°East32.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 5:41:14 PM83°East20.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 6:45:37 PM75°East-northeast8.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 7 at 7:26:16 PM69°East-northeast0.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseNov 7 at 7:26:37 PM69°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Buenos AiresNov 7 at 7:30:53 PM69°East-northeast0.7°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Buenos Aires would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse endsNov 7 at 8:07:01 PM64°East-northeast6.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 7 at 9:11:25 PM53°Northeast17.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 7 at 10:12:01 PM41°Northeast26.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Buenos Aires (ARST – (null)).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Buenos Aires.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Buenos Aires

Eclipse Visibility From Buenos AiresVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1930Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarPartial
1931Oct 11SolarPartial
1932Sep 14LunarPartial
1933Feb 24SolarPartial
1933Mar 11 / Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Sep 3 / Sep 4LunarPenumbral
1934Jul 26LunarPenumbral
1935Jul 15 / Jul 16LunarTotal
1935Dec 25SolarPartial
1936Dec 27 / Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1937May 25LunarPenumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
1938May 14LunarTotal
1938May 29SolarPartial
1938Nov 7LunarTotal
1939Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarPartial
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