Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Eclipse visible in Buenos Aires – October 16, 1940 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event.
A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Buenos Aires on Wednesday, October 16, 1940
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
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.
Times are local for Buenos Aires ( - (null)).
Other eclipses visible in Buenos Aires
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Buenos Aires||Looks like in Buenos Aires||Path of the eclipse|
|Jul 15 / Jul 16, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 25, 1935||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Dec 27 / Dec 28, 1936||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 25, 1937||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 18, 1937||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|May 14, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 29, 1938||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 7, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 27 / Oct 28, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 21 / Apr 22, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 1, 1940||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Oct 16, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Mar 27, 1941||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 2 / Mar 3, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 25 / Aug 26, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 19 / Feb 20, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 15, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jan 25, 1944||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 9, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 6, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 18 / Dec 19, 1945||Lunar||Total||Total|
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