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Flag for Canada October 28, 1939 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada

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Saturday, October 28, 1939 at 6:36 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Inuvik: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Oct 28, 1939 at 3:43 AM

Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 1939 at 6:36 AM

Ended: Sat, Oct 28, 1939 at 9:29 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 46 minutes


October 28, 1939 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Inuvik

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Inuvik. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered a large portion of the Moon, so this was still a nice sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
4:54 AM Oct 286:36 AM Oct 288:18 AM Oct 28
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Local times for eclipse in Inuvik on Saturday, October 28, 1939

EventTime in InuvikDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 3:43:13 AM102°East-southeast16.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 4:54:40 AM119°East-southeast22.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 28 at 6:36:17 AM145°Southeast29.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 28 at 8:18:02 AM173°South33.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 28 at 9:29:21 AM193°South-southwest33.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Inuvik (zzz – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Inuvik

Eclipse Visibility from InuvikVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 13LunarPartial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
1938May 14LunarTotal
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarPartial
1939Apr 19SolarAnnular
1939Oct 28LunarPartial
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