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Flag for Greenland November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Qaanaaq, Greenland (Thule)

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Monday, November 7, 1938 at 7:26 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Qaanaaq: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 4:40 PM

Maximum: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 7:26 PM

Ended: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 10:12 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 32 minutes

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November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Qaanaaq

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Qaanaaq. 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
5:41 PM Nov 77:26 PM Nov 79:11 PM Nov 7
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Local times for eclipse in Qaanaaq on Monday, November 7, 1938

EventTime in QaanaaqDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 4:40 PM49°Northeast7.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 5:41 PM63°East-northeast10.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 6:45 PM78°East-northeast13.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 7 at 7:26 PM88°East15.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 7 at 8:07 PM97°East17.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 7 at 9:11 PM113°East-southeast21.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 7 at 10:12 PM128°Southeast24.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Qaanaaq (WGT – West Greenland Time).

Eclipses visible in Qaanaaq

Eclipse Visibility from QaanaaqVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 13LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1930Oct 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
1931Apr 17SolarPartial
Partial
1931Sep 26LunarPenumbral
Total
1932Mar 22LunarPenumbral
Partial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
Total
1932Sep 14LunarPenumbral
Partial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Mar 11 / Mar 12LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1935Jun 30SolarPartial
Partial
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
Total
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
Total
1936Dec 27 / Dec 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1938Nov 7LunarTotal
Total
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
Annular
1939Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
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