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Flag for Canada April 22, 1940 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Baker Lake, Nunavut, Canada

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Monday, April 22, 1940 at 4:25 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Baker Lake: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Apr 22, 1940 at 2:29 AM

Maximum: Mon, Apr 22, 1940 at 4:25 AM

Ended: Mon, Apr 22, 1940 at 6:22 AM


Duration: 3 hours, 53 minutes

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April 22, 1940 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Baker Lake

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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 April 22, 1940 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
2:29 AM Apr 224:25 AM Apr 226:22 AM Apr 22
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Local times for eclipse in Baker Lake on Monday, April 22, 1940

EventTime in Baker LakeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 22 at 2:29 AM124°Southeast2.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseApr 22 at 4:25 AM151°South-southeast10.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 22 at 6:22 AM179°South13.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Baker Lake ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Baker Lake

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