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Flag for Canada February 20, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay, Nunavut, Canada

Max view in Resolute Bay
Saturday, February 20, 1943 at 5:37 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Resolute Bay: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Feb 20, 1943 at 2:45 AM

Maximum: Sat, Feb 20, 1943 at 5:37 AM

Ended: Sat, Feb 20, 1943 at 8:30 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 45 minutes


February 20, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Resolute Bay. 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
4:03 AM Feb 205:37 AM Feb 207:12 AM Feb 20
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Local times for eclipse in Resolute Bay on Saturday, February 20, 1943

EventTime in Resolute BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 20 at 2:45:20 AM120°East-southeast19.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 20 at 4:03:29 AM140°Southeast23.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseFeb 20 at 5:37:57 AM165°South-southeast25.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 20 at 7:12:29 AM190°South25.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 20 at 8:30:31 AM210°South-southwest23.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Resolute Bay (zzz – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Resolute Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Resolute BayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
1942Aug 26LunarTotal
1942Sep 10SolarPartial
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
1945Dec 18 / Dec 19LunarTotal
1946Jun 29SolarPartial
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
1948May 8SolarPartial
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
1949Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarTotal
1949Apr 28SolarPartial
1949Oct 6 / Oct 7LunarTotal
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