Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Eclipse visible in Adelaide – Dec 9, 1946 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Adelaide on Monday, December 9, 1946
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 is visible in Adelaide.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Adelaide (ACST - Australian Central Standard Time).
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 6, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 1, 1943||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 16, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 20, 1944||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 4, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 29 / Dec 30, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 14, 1945||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jun 25 / Jun 26, 1945||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jun 15, 1946||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 9, 1946||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 4, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
|Nov 28, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 23 / Apr 24, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 1, 1948||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Oct 22, 1949||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 3, 1950||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 23, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 15, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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