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Flag for Kiribati November 17, 1937 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Rawaki, Phoenix Islands, Kiribati

Max view in Rawaki
Wednesday, November 17, 1937 at 8:19 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Rawaki: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Nov 17, 1937 at 6:11 PM

Maximum: Wed, Nov 17, 1937 at 8:19 PM

Ended: Wed, Nov 17, 1937 at 10:26 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 15 minutes

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November 17, 1937 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Rawaki

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 Rawaki. 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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:38 PM Nov 178:19 PM Nov 178:59 PM Nov 17
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Local times for eclipse in Rawaki on Wednesday, November 17, 1937

EventTime in RawakiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 17 at 6:11 PM68°East-northeast14.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 17 at 7:38 PM63°East-northeast33.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseNov 17 at 8:19 PM58°East-northeast41.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 17 at 8:59 PM52°Northeast49.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 17 at 10:26 PM25°North-northeast63.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rawaki (PHOT – Phoenix Island Time).

Eclipses visible in Rawaki

Eclipse Visibility from RawakiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1930Oct 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
1930Oct 21SolarPartial
Total
1931Sep 26LunarPenumbral
Total
1932Mar 21 / Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 3LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
Partial
1934Feb 13SolarPartial
Total
1934Jul 25 / Jul 26LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
Total
1935Jul 15LunarTotal
Total
1936Jan 8LunarPartial
Total
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
Partial
1937May 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Jun 8SolarTotal
Total
1937Nov 17LunarPartial
Partial
1937Dec 2SolarPartial
Annular
1938May 13LunarTotal
Total
1939May 3LunarTotal
Total
1939Oct 27LunarPartial
Partial
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