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Flag for Canada November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay, Nunavut, Canada

Max view in Resolute Bay
Monday, November 7, 1938 at 10:26 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Resolute Bay: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 7:40 PM

Maximum: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 10:26 PM

Ended: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 1:12 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 32 minutes

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November 7, 1938 – November 8, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Resolute Bay. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:41 PM Nov 710:26 PM Nov 712:11 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Resolute Bay on Monday, November 7, 1938

EventTime in Resolute BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 7:40 PM25°North-northeast1.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 8:41 PM39°Northeast3.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 9:45 PM53°Northeast6.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Maximum EclipseNov 7 at 10:26 PM63°East-northeast9.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Total Eclipse endsNov 7 at 11:07 PM72°East-northeast11.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 12:11 AM87°East15.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 1:12 AM101°East19.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Resolute Bay ( – (null)).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

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
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
Total
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
Total
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
Annular
1939Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
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