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Flag for Iran January 8, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tehran, Iran

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Wednesday, January 8, 1936 at 9:35 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Tehran: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 6:44 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 9:35 PM

Ended: Thu, Jan 9, 1936 at 12:26 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 42 minutes


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

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Tehran. 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
7:54 PM Jan 89:35 PM Jan 811:16 PM Jan 8
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Local times for eclipse in Tehran on Wednesday, January 8, 1936

EventTime in TehranDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 6:44:16 PM77°East-northeast20.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 7:54:00 PM86°East34.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 9:24:53 PM100°East51.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 8 at 9:35:14 PM102°East-southeast53.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 8 at 9:45:39 PM105°East-southeast55.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 8 at 11:16:31 PM137°Southeast71.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 9 at 12:26:24 AM193°South-southwest75.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Tehran (TMT – Turkmenistan Time).

Eclipses visible in Tehran

Eclipse Visibility from TehranVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Feb 24SolarPartial
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarTotal
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