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Eclipse visible in Rawaki – August 25, 1942 — 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 Rawaki, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

More about the August 26, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Rawaki on Tuesday, August 25, 1942

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 RawakiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 1:04 PM119°East-southeast60.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 2:03 PM110°East-southeast47.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 3:02 PM105°East-southeast34.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 25 at 3:48 PM103°East-southeast23.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsAug 25 at 4:34 PM101°East-southeast13.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 25 at 5:26 PM100°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in RawakiAug 25 at 5:28 PM100°East0.4° 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 Rawaki 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 East for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 25 at 5:33 PM100°East1.3° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 25 at 6:32 PM99°East15.0° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Rawaki (PHOT - Phoenix Island Time).

Other eclipses visible in Rawaki

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in RawakiLooks like in RawakiPath of the eclipse
May 24, 1937LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 8, 1937SolarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 17, 1937LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 2, 1937SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 13, 1938LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 3, 1939LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27, 1939LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 7, 1940SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 21, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 15, 1940LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 12 / Mar 13, 1941LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 5, 1941LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 25, 1942LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 19, 1943LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 15, 1943LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 8, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 5, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 3 / Aug 4, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 29, 1944LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25, 1945LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 14, 1946LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 8, 1946LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 3, 1947LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 27, 1947LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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