Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Beijing, China
Eclipse visible in Beijing – Nov 8, 1938 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Beijing on Tuesday, November 8, 1938
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse is visible in Beijing.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Beijing (CST - China Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Beijing
(Click link for
|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Aug 6, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 21, 1933||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jan 30 / Jan 31, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 14, 1934||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 26, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 19 / Jan 20, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 8 / Jan 9, 1936||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 19, 1936||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 4 / Jul 5, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 18, 1937||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|May 14, 1938||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Nov 8, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 3 / May 4, 1939||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 28, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Mar 24, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 16, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 6, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 21, 1941||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 3, 1942||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Aug 16, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
Sun & Moon Calculators for Beijing
Types of Eclipses
- Find Moonrise and Moonset for a location
- Moon Phase Calculator – Find moon phases for any year
- Find Sunrise and Sunset for a location
- Day and Night World Map – See which parts of the Earth are currently illuminated by the Sun