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Flag for China September 6, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China

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Saturday, September 6, 1941 at 2:46 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Beijing: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Sep 6, 1941 at 12:27 AM

Maximum: Sat, Sep 6, 1941 at 2:46 AM

Ended: Sat, Sep 6, 1941 at 5:06 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 39 minutes


September 6, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Beijing

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Beijing. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
2:20 AM Sep 62:46 AM Sep 63:13 AM Sep 6
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Local times for eclipse in Beijing on Saturday, September 6, 1941

EventTime in BeijingDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 6 at 12:27:08 AM166°South-southeast42.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 6 at 2:20:04 AM203°South-southwest40.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseSep 6 at 2:46:47 AM211°South-southwest38.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 6 at 3:13:22 AM218°Southwest35.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 6 at 5:06:27 AM244°West-southwest19.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Beijing (CDT – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Beijing

Eclipse Visibility from BeijingVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Mar 24LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
1941Sep 6LunarPartial
1941Sep 21SolarPartial
1942Mar 3LunarPartial
1943Aug 16LunarPartial
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
1946Dec 8 / Dec 9LunarTotal
1947Jun 4LunarPartial
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948May 9SolarPartial
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