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Flag for Mexico February 19, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

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Friday, February 19, 1943 at 11:37 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Mexico City: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Feb 19, 1943 at 8:45 PM

Maximum: Fri, Feb 19, 1943 at 11:37 PM

Ended: Sat, Feb 20, 1943 at 2:30 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 45 minutes


February 19, 1943 – February 20, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Mexico City. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
10:03 PM Feb 1911:37 PM Feb 191:12 AM Feb 20
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Local times for eclipse in Mexico City on Friday, February 19, 1943

EventTime in Mexico CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 19 at 8:45:20 PM88°East31.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 19 at 10:03:29 PM94°East49.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseFeb 19 at 11:37:57 PM111°East-southeast70.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 20 at 1:12:29 AM210°South-southwest80.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 20 at 2:30:31 AM254°West-southwest65.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mexico City (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Mexico City

Eclipse Visibility From Mexico CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
1940Apr 21 / Apr 22LunarPenumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
1940Nov 11MercuryTransit
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
1942Mar 2LunarTotal
1942Aug 25 / Aug 26LunarTotal
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
1944Jan 25SolarPartial
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
1944Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPenumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
1949Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarTotal
1949Oct 6 / Oct 7LunarTotal
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