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Eclipse visible in Kiritimati – December 8, 1946 — Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Kiritimati on Sunday, December 8, 1946
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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Kiritimati.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Kiritimati
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Kiritimati||Looks like in Kiritimati||Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 12 / Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 5, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Aug 25, 1942||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 19, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 8, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 5, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 4, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 29, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 25, 1945||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 18, 1945||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jun 14, 1946||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Dec 8, 1946||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 12, 1947||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Nov 27, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 23, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 12, 1949||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 6, 1949||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Sep 25, 1950||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 22 / Mar 23, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 14 / Sep 15, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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