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Flag for Djibouti January 8, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Djibouti, Djibouti

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Wednesday, January 8, 1936 at 9:09 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Djibouti: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 6:18 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 9:09 PM

Ended: Thu, Jan 9, 1936 at 12:00 Midnight

Duration: 5 hours, 42 minutes


January 8, 1936 – January 9, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Djibouti

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Djibouti. 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
7:28 PM Jan 89:09 PM Jan 810:50 PM Jan 8
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Local times for eclipse in Djibouti on Wednesday, January 8, 1936

EventTime in DjiboutiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 6:18:32 PM69°East-northeast6.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 7:28:16 PM71°East-northeast21.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 8:59:09 PM71°East-northeast41.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 8 at 9:09:30 PM71°East-northeast44.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 8 at 9:19:55 PM70°East-northeast46.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 8 at 10:50:47 PM61°East-northeast66.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 9 at 12:00:40 AM24°North-northeast78.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Djibouti (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Djibouti

Eclipse Visibility from DjiboutiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Feb 24SolarPartial
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 5LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1934Aug 10SolarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1935Jul 16LunarPenumbral
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarTotal
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