Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Papeete, Tahiti, French Polynesia
Eclipse visible in Papeete – Nov 27 - Nov 28, 1947 Penumbral 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.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event.
A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Papeete on Thursday, November 27, 1947
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.Papeete (TAHT - Tahiti Time).
Other eclipses visible in Papeete
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Aug 25, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 19, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 8, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 5, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 4, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 29, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 25, 1945||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 18, 1945||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jun 14, 1946||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Nov 27 / Nov 28, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 23, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 12, 1949||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 6, 1949||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Sep 25, 1950||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 7, 1951||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 22 / Mar 23, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 16, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 15, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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