Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Kiritimati, Christmas Island, Kiribati
Eclipse visible in Kiritimati – May 24, 1937 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event.
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.
Local times for eclipse in Kiritimati on Monday, May 24, 1937
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.Kiritimati (LINT - Line Islands Time).
Other eclipses visible in Kiritimati
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 21 / Mar 22, 1932||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 3, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 30, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 25 / Jul 26, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 19, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 15, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 8, 1936||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 4, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Dec 27, 1936||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 24, 1937||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 8, 1937||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 17, 1937||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 2, 1937||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|May 13 / May 14, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 27, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 7, 1940||Solar||Annular||Annular|
|Apr 21, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 15, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 12 / Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 5, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Aug 25, 1942||Lunar||Total||Partial|
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