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Flag for Botswana July 4, 1936 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Gaborone, Botswana

Max view in Gaborone
Saturday, July 4, 1936 at 7:25 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Gaborone: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Jul 4, 1936 at 5:00 PM

Maximum: Sat, Jul 4, 1936 at 7:25 PM

Ended: Sat, Jul 4, 1936 at 9:49 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 50 minutes

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July 4, 1936 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Gaborone

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Gaborone. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
6:26 PM Jul 47:25 PM Jul 48:23 PM Jul 4
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Local times for eclipse in Gaborone on Saturday, July 4, 1936

EventTime in GaboroneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 4 at 5:00 PM118°East-southeast7.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 4 at 5:34 PM114°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 4 at 6:26 PM109°East-southeast10.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 4 at 7:25 PM105°East-southeast22.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 4 at 8:23 PM100°East34.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 4 at 9:49 PM94°East53.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Gaborone (CAT – Central Africa Time).

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.

Eclipses visible in Gaborone

Eclipse Visibility from GaboroneVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 13LunarPenumbral
Partial
1930Oct 7LunarPartial
Partial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
Total
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
Partial
1933Feb 24SolarPartial
Annular
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1934Aug 10SolarPartial
Annular
1935Jan 19LunarPartial
Total
1935Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
Total
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
Partial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1938May 29SolarPartial
Total
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
1939May 3LunarPartial
Total
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