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Flag for Canada May 14, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay, Nunavut Territory, Canada

Max view in Resolute Bay
Saturday, May 14, 1938 at 6:04 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Resolute Bay: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, May 14, 1938 at 5:46 AM

Maximum: Sat, May 14, 1938 at 6:04 AM

Ended: Sat, May 14, 1938 at 11:41 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 55 minutes

Location

May 14, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Resolute Bay, but it could be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. 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 May 14, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
5:46 AM May 146:04 AM May 1411:41 AM May 14
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Local times for eclipse in Resolute Bay on Saturday, May 14, 1938

EventTime in Resolute BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 14 at 5:46 AM175°South2.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Resolute BayMay 14 at 6:04 AM179°South2.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 14 at 6:57 AM191°South3.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 14 at 8:18 AM210°South-southwest6.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 14 at 8:43 AM215°Southwest7.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 14 at 9:08 AM221°Southwest8.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 14 at 10:30 AM239°West-southwest12.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 14 at 11:41 AM255°West-southwest16.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Resolute Bay ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Resolute Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Resolute BayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 13LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1931Apr 18SolarPartial
Partial
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
Total
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1935Jul 16LunarPartial
Total
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
Total
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
Total
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1938May 14LunarPenumbral
Total
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
Annular
1939Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
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