Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > Baghdad, Iraq

Flag for Iraq September 5, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Baghdad, Iraq (Bagdad)

Max View in Baghdad
Friday, September 5, 1941 at 8:46 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Baghdad: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Sep 5, 1941 at 6:27 PM

Maximum: Fri, Sep 5, 1941 at 8:46 PM

Ended: Fri, Sep 5, 1941 at 11:06 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 39 minutes


September 5, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Baghdad

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Baghdad. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

More about the September 5, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:20 PM Sep 58:46 PM Sep 59:13 PM Sep 5
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in Baghdad on Friday, September 5, 1941

EventTime in BaghdadDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 5 at 6:27:08 PM100°East2.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 5 at 8:20:04 PM116°East-southeast24.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseSep 5 at 8:46:47 PM121°East-southeast29.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 5 at 9:13:22 PM127°Southeast33.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 5 at 11:06:27 PM158°South-southeast48.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Baghdad (AST – Arabia Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Baghdad

Eclipse Visibility From BaghdadVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1940Mar 23LunarPenumbral
1941Sep 5LunarPartial
1941Sep 21SolarPartial
1942Mar 3LunarTotal
1942Aug 26LunarPartial
1943Feb 20LunarPenumbral
1943Aug 15 / Aug 16LunarPartial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
1945Dec 19LunarTotal
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
1947Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
1949Apr 13LunarPartial
1949Oct 7LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Baghdad, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All Eclipses Worldwide, From 1900 to 2100