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Eclipse visible in Brisbane – Aug 16, 1943 Partial 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.

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Brisbane. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

More about the Aug 15, 1943 Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Brisbane on Monday, August 16, 1943

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.

EventTime in BrisbaneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 16 at 3:01 AM275°West42.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 16 at 4:04 AM268°West28.9° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 16 at 5:28 AM259°West10.9° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
MoonsetAug 16 at 6:23 AM254°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 16 at 6:52 AM251°West-southwest6.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 16 at 7:55 AM243°West-southwest18.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Brisbane (AEST - Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Brisbane

Dates
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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
Brisbane
Looks like in
Brisbane
Path of the eclipse
May 14, 1938LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 3 / May 4, 1939LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 13, 1939SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 28, 1939LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 24, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 16, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 13 / Mar 14, 1941LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 6, 1941LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 1, 1943SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 20, 1944SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 4, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 29 / Dec 30, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 14, 1945SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25 / Jun 26, 1945LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 15, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 9, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 1947LunarPenumbralPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 1947LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 23 / Apr 24, 1948LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 1, 1948SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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