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Flag for New Zealand May 14, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New Zealand

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Saturday, May 14, 1938 at 8:57 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Chatham Islands: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, May 14, 1938 at 5:59 PM

Maximum: Sat, May 14, 1938 at 8:57 PM

Ended: Sat, May 14, 1938 at 11:54 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 55 minutes

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May 14, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Chatham Islands. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:10 PM May 148:57 PM May 1410:43 PM May 14
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Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Saturday, May 14, 1938

EventTime in Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 14 at 5:59 PM102°East-southeast13.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 14 at 7:10 PM91°East26.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 14 at 8:32 PM76°East-northeast40.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 14 at 8:57 PM70°East-northeast44.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 14 at 9:22 PM65°East-northeast48.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 14 at 10:43 PM38°Northeast60.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 14 at 11:54 PMNorth64.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Chatham Islands ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Chatham Islands

Eclipse Visibility from Chatham IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Apr 13LunarPartial
Partial
1930Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Partial
1930Oct 22SolarPartial
Total
1931Apr 3LunarPenumbral
Total
1931Sep 27LunarPenumbral
Total
1932Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPartial
Partial
1933Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1934Jan 31LunarPartial
Partial
1934Jul 26 / Jul 27LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
1935Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
1935Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
1936Jan 9LunarPenumbral
Total
1936Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
1936Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
1937May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
Partial
1938May 14LunarTotal
Total
1939May 4LunarTotal
Total
1939Oct 13SolarPartial
Total
1939Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
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