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Flag for Iraq January 8, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Baghdad, Iraq (Bagdad)

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Wednesday, January 8, 1936 at 9:09 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Baghdad: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 6:19 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 9:09 PM

Ended: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 11:58 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 39 minutes


January 8, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Baghdad

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Baghdad. 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
7:29 PM Jan 89:09 PM Jan 810:49 PM Jan 8
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Local times for eclipse in Baghdad on Wednesday, January 8, 1936

EventTime in BaghdadDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 6:19 PM73°East-northeast14.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 7:29 PM81°East28.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 9:05 PM94°East47.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 8 at 9:09 PM94°East48.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 8 at 9:14 PM95°East49.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 8 at 10:49 PM117°East-southeast68.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 8 at 11:58 PM163°South-southeast77.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Baghdad (AST – Arabia Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Baghdad

Eclipse Visibility from BaghdadVisibility 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 5LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarAnnular
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarPartial
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