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Eclipse visible in Gaborone – Jul 16, 1935 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.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Gaborone.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the Jul 16, 1935 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Gaborone on Tuesday, July 16, 1935

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 GaboroneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 4:18 AM260°West33.7° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 5:15 AM255°West-southwest21.4° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 6:10 AM251°West-southwest9.8° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJul 16 at 6:59 AM247°West-southwest0.3° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon near horizon, must have completely free sight or higher up than the surroundings.
MoonsetJul 16 at 7:01 AM246°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJul 16 at 7:48 AM241°West-southwest9.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 16 at 8:43 AM234°Southwest20.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 16 at 9:40 AM225°Southwest29.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Gaborone (CAT - Central Africa Time).

Other eclipses visible in Gaborone

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
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Looks like in
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Path of the eclipse
Apr 13, 1930LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 7, 1930LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 2 / Apr 3, 1931LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 26 / Sep 27, 1931LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 14 / Sep 15, 1932LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 24, 1933SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 12, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 4, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 30, 1934LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 10, 1934SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 19, 1935LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16, 1935LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 8, 1936LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4, 1936LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 28, 1936LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 29, 1938SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 7 / Nov 8, 1938LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 3, 1939LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 22, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 1, 1940SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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