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Flag for Australia November 28, 1947 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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Friday, November 28, 1947 at 6:34 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Brisbane: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Nov 28, 1947 at 4:34 PM

Maximum: Fri, Nov 28, 1947 at 6:34 PM

Ended: Fri, Nov 28, 1947 at 8:33 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 58 minutes

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November 28, 1947 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Brisbane

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared 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.

More about the November 28, 1947 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
6:24 PM Nov 286:34 PM Nov 288:33 PM Nov 28
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Local times for eclipse in Brisbane on Friday, November 28, 1947

EventTime in BrisbaneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 28 at 4:34 PM76°East-northeast22.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseNov 28 at 6:24 PM65°East-northeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 28 at 6:34 PM63°East-northeast1.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 28 at 8:33 PM46°Northeast22.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Brisbane (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

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.

Eclipses visible in Brisbane

Eclipse Visibility from BrisbaneVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarPartial
Partial
1941Sep 6LunarPartial
Partial
1943Aug 1SolarPartial
Annular
1943Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
Annular
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jan 14SolarPartial
Annular
1945Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
1946Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
1946Dec 9LunarTotal
Total
1947Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23 / Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948Nov 1SolarPartial
Total
1949Oct 22SolarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Brisbane, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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