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The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Alofi. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.
The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.
More about the October 28, 1939 — Partial Lunar Eclipse ▶ ▶▶ ❍ ↔ Local times for eclipse in Alofi on Friday, October 27, 1939
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.
Event Time in Alofi Direction Altitude Looks like Comments Penumbral Eclipse begins Oct 27 at 4:24 PM 84° 21.9° below Not directly visible Below horizon Partial Eclipse begins Oct 27 at 5:36 PM 79° 5.9° below Not directly visible Below horizon Moonrise Oct 27 at 5:59 PM 77° 0.0° below Not directly visible Below horizon Maximum Eclipse Oct 27 at 7:16 PM 70° 16.3° Moon is closest to the center of the shadow. Partial Eclipse ends Oct 27 at 8:57 PM 56° 36.8° Partial moon eclipse ends. Penumbral Eclipse ends Oct 27 at 10:08 PM 40° 49.0° The Earth's penumbra ends.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Alofi.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Times are local for
Alofi ( NUT - Niue Time). Other eclipses visible in Alofi
Dates (Click link for path info) Eclipse Type at max Visibility in Alofi Looks like in Alofi Path of the eclipse Jan 30, 1934 Lunar Partial Partial Jul 25 / Jul 26, 1934 Lunar Partial Partial Jan 19, 1935 Lunar Total Total Jul 15, 1935 Lunar Total Total Jan 8, 1936 Lunar Total Partial Jul 4, 1936 Lunar Partial Partial Dec 13, 1936 Solar Annular Partial May 24, 1937 Lunar Penumbral Penumbral Jun 8, 1937 Solar Total Partial Nov 17, 1937 Lunar Partial Partial Dec 2, 1937 Solar Annular Partial May 13 / May 14, 1938 Lunar Total Total May 3, 1939 Lunar Total Total Oct 12, 1939 Solar Total Partial Oct 27, 1939 Lunar Partial Partial Apr 7, 1940 Solar Annular Partial Apr 21, 1940 Lunar Penumbral Penumbral Oct 15, 1940 Lunar Penumbral Penumbral Mar 12 / Mar 13, 1941 Lunar Partial Partial Mar 27, 1941 Solar Annular Partial Sep 5, 1941 Lunar Partial Penumbral Aug 25, 1942 Lunar Total Partial Feb 19, 1943 Lunar Partial Partial Aug 15, 1943 Lunar Partial Penumbral Feb 8, 1944 Lunar Penumbral Penumbral Jul 5, 1944 Lunar Penumbral Penumbral Aug 3 / Aug 4, 1944 Lunar Penumbral Penumbral Dec 29, 1944 Lunar Penumbral Penumbral Sun & Moon Calculators for Alofi