Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New...

Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New Zealand

Eclipse visible in Chatham Islands – Apr 3, 1931 Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Chatham Islands, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse.

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 Apr 2, 1931 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Friday, April 3, 1931

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 Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsApr 3 at 5:43 AM270°West4.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Chatham IslandsApr 3 at 6:09 AM265°West0.4° 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 Chatham Islands 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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetApr 3 at 6:12 AM265°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial eclipse beginsApr 3 at 6:41 AM260°West5.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsApr 3 at 7:37 AM250°West-southwest14.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 3 at 8:21 AM241°West-southwest21.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsApr 3 at 9:05 AM232°Southwest27.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 3 at 10:02 AM218°Southwest34.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 3 at 10:59 AM202°South-southwest38.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Chatham Islands ( - (null)).

Other eclipses visible in Chatham Islands

Dates
(Click link for
path info)
EclipseType at maxVisibility in
Chatham Islands
Looks like in
Chatham Islands
Path of the eclipse
Jul 25, 1926LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 19, 1926LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 4, 1927SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 15, 1927LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 9, 1927LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 3 / Jun 4, 1928LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 27, 1928LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 23 / May 24, 1929LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 13, 1930LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 1930LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 22, 1930SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 3, 1931LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27, 1931LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 22 / Mar 23, 1932LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 6, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 4, 1933LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 1934LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 26 / Jul 27, 1934LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20, 1935LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16, 1935LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 26, 1935SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 9, 1936LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 5, 1936LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 14, 1936SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth

Sun & Moon Calculators for Chatham Islands

Advertising

Find Eclipses

Types of Eclipses

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools