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Flag for India March 13, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — New Delhi, Delhi, India

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Thursday, March 13, 1941 at 6:56 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

New Delhi: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Mar 13, 1941 at 3:32 PM

Maximum: Thu, Mar 13, 1941 at 6:56 PM

Ended: Thu, Mar 13, 1941 at 8:04 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 32 minutes


March 13, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — New Delhi

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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.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

6:53 PM Mar 136:56 PM Mar 138:04 PM Mar 13
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Local times for eclipse in New Delhi on Thursday, March 13, 1941

EventTime in New DelhiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 13 at 3:32:35 PM59°East-northeast40.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 13 at 4:48:52 PM72°East-northeast26.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 13 at 5:48:42 PM80°East14.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 13 at 6:48:37 PM87°East0.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMar 13 at 6:53:13 PM88°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in New DelhiMar 13 at 6:56:22 PM88°East0.6°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in New Delhi would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 13 at 8:04:48 PM97°East14.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for New Delhi (HMT – (null)).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in New Delhi

Eclipse Visibility From New DelhiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1940Mar 24LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPenumbral
1941Sep 5 / Sep 6LunarPartial
1941Sep 21SolarPartial
1942Mar 3LunarTotal
1943Aug 15 / Aug 16LunarPartial
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
1945Dec 19LunarPartial
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
1946Dec 8 / Dec 9LunarTotal
1947Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948May 9SolarPartial
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
1949Oct 7LunarPenumbral
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