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Eclipse visible in Mumbai – Mar 3, 1942 Total 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.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Mumbai.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the Mar 2 – Mar 3, 1942 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Mumbai on Tuesday, March 3, 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.

EventTime in MumbaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsMar 3 at 4:01 AM256°West-southwest54.3° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial eclipse beginsMar 3 at 5:03 AM263°West40.2° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 6:05 AM269°West25.9° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 6:52 AM272°West15.1° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 7:39 AM275°West4.4° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
MoonsetMar 3 at 8:00 AM277°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 3 at 8:41 AM280°West9.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 3 at 9:43 AM286°West-northwest23.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Mumbai.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Times are local for Mumbai ( - (null)).

Other eclipses visible in Mumbai

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
Mumbai
Looks like in
Mumbai
Path of the eclipse
Nov 8, 1938LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 3, 1939LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 24, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 13, 1941LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 5 / Sep 6, 1941LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 21, 1941SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3, 1942LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 15 / Aug 16, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 20, 1944SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 4, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 29, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25 / Jun 26, 1945LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 19, 1945LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 14 / Jun 15, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 8 / Dec 9, 1946LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 3 / Jun 4, 1947LunarPenumbralPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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