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Flag for India January 8, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (Bombay)

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Thursday, January 9, 1936 at 12:02 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Mumbai: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 9:11 PM

Maximum: Thu, Jan 9, 1936 at 12:02 AM

Ended: Thu, Jan 9, 1936 at 2:54 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 42 minutes


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

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mumbai. 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
10:21 PM Jan 812:02 AM Jan 91:44 AM Jan 9
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Local times for eclipse in Mumbai on Thursday, January 9, 1936

EventTime in MumbaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 9:11 PM76°East-northeast35.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 10:21 PM78°East-northeast51.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 11:52 PM77°East-northeast71.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 9 at 12:02 AM76°East-northeast74.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 9 at 12:13 AM75°East-northeast76.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 9 at 1:44 AM291°West-northwest81.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 9 at 2:54 AM281°West66.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mumbai ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Mumbai

Eclipse Visibility from MumbaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
1932Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 6LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
1934Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarPartial
1935Jan 19 / Jan 20LunarTotal
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
1936Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPartial
1938Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarTotal
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