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Flag for Belgium June 14, 1946 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Brussels, Belgium

Max view in Brussels
Friday, June 14, 1946 at 10:10 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Brussels: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Jun 14, 1946 at 5:34 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jun 14, 1946 at 10:10 PM

Ended: Fri, Jun 14, 1946 at 11:43 PM


Duration: 6 hours, 9 minutes

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June 14, 1946 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Brussels

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The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Brussels, but it could be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
9:57 PM Jun 1410:10 PM Jun 1410:33 PM Jun 14
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Local times for eclipse in Brussels on Friday, June 14, 1946

EventTime in BrusselsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 14 at 5:34 PM82°East37.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 14 at 6:44 PM95°East27.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJun 14 at 7:53 PM108°East-southeast17.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 14 at 8:38 PM116°East-southeast10.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJun 14 at 9:24 PM124°East-southeast3.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 14 at 9:57 PM130°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in BrusselsJun 14 at 10:10 PM132°Southeast1.3°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Brussels would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 14 at 10:33 PM137°Southeast3.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 14 at 11:43 PM151°South-southeast9.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Brussels (CEST – Central European Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Brussels

Eclipse Visibility from BrusselsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Sep 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1942Sep 10SolarPartial
Partial
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1943Aug 15LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 14LunarPartial
Total
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947Jun 3LunarPenumbral
Partial
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Apr 28SolarPartial
Partial
1949Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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