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Flag for Mexico May 24, 1937 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

Max view in Mexico City
Tuesday, May 25, 1937 at 1:51 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Mexico City: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, May 24, 1937 at 11:43 PM

Maximum: Tue, May 25, 1937 at 1:51 AM

Ended: Tue, May 25, 1937 at 3:58 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 15 minutes

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May 24, 1937 – May 25, 1937 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared 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.

More about the May 25, 1937 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
11:43 PM May 241:51 AM May 253:58 AM May 25
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Local times for eclipse in Mexico City on Tuesday, May 25, 1937

EventTime in Mexico CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 24 at 11:43 PM165°South-southeast46.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseMay 25 at 1:51 AM206°South-southwest43.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 25 at 3:58 AM232°Southwest24.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mexico City (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Mexico City

Eclipse Visibility from Mexico CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarPartial
Partial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
Total
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
Total
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Mar 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 3 / Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jul 26LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19LunarPenumbral
Total
1935Feb 3SolarPartial
Partial
1935Jul 15 / Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
1936Dec 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937May 24 / May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Jun 8SolarPartial
Total
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1937Dec 2SolarPartial
Annular
1938May 13 / May 14LunarTotal
Total
1938Nov 7LunarPartial
Total
1939Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
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