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Eclipse visible in Nairobi – July 16, 1935 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Nairobi, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

More about the July 16, 1935 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Nairobi on Tuesday, July 16, 1935

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 NairobiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 4:48 AM247°West-southwest16.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 5:45 AM248°West-southwest3.9° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in NairobiJul 16 at 6:02 AM248°West-southwest0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Nairobi 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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJul 16 at 6:04 AM248°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 6:40 AM248°West-southwest8.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 16 at 7:29 AM247°West-southwest19.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJul 16 at 8:18 AM245°West-southwest30.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 16 at 9:13 AM240°West-southwest41.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 16 at 10:10 AM232°Southwest53.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

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

Other eclipses visible in Nairobi

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in NairobiLooks like in NairobiPath of the eclipse
Oct 7, 1930LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 2 / Apr 3, 1931LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 26 / Sep 27, 1931LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 14 / Sep 15, 1932LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 24, 1933SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 12, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 4, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 30, 1934LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 10, 1934SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 19, 1935LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16, 1935LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 8, 1936LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4, 1936LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 28, 1936LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 7 / Nov 8, 1938LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 3, 1939LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 22, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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