Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Eclipse visible in Melbourne – Apr 3, 1931 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 Melbourne on Friday, April 3, 1931
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 Melbourne.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Melbourne (AEST - Australian Eastern Standard Time).
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Jun 26, 1926||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 4, 1927||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jun 15, 1927||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 9, 1927||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 3 / Jun 4, 1928||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 27, 1928||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 23 / May 24, 1929||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 13, 1930||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Oct 8, 1930||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Oct 22, 1930||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 3, 1931||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 27, 1931||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 7, 1932||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 22 / Mar 23, 1932||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 15, 1932||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 6, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 21, 1933||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jan 31, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 26 / Jul 27, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 19 / Jan 20, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 16, 1935||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jan 9, 1936||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 5, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 14, 1936||Solar||Annular||Partial|
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