Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Athens, Greece
Eclipse visible in Athens – August 26, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Athens on Wednesday, August 26, 1942
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 are visible in Athens.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Athens
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Athens||Looks like in Athens||Path of the eclipse|
|Nov 7 / Nov 8, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Oct 28, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Mar 23, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 22, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 5, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 2 / Mar 3, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 26, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 10, 1942||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 20, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 15, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 9, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 6, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 20, 1944||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Dec 29, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 25, 1945||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jul 9, 1945||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Dec 19, 1945||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 14, 1946||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 8, 1946||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 3, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
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