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Flag for Pakistan November 8, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

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Tuesday, November 8, 1938 at 3:56 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Karachi: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 1:10 AM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 3:56 AM

Ended: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 6:42 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 32 minutes

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November 8, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Karachi

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Karachi. 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
2:11 AM Nov 83:56 AM Nov 85:41 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Karachi on Tuesday, November 8, 1938

EventTime in KarachiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 1:10 AM222°Southwest78.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 2:11 AM252°West-southwest67.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 3:15 AM264°West53.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 3:56 AM269°West44.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 4:37 AM273°West35.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 5:41 AM279°West21.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 6:42 AM284°West-northwest8.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Times are local for Karachi (IST – India Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Karachi

Eclipse Visibility from KarachiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
Partial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
Total
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
Partial
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
Partial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
Annular
1934Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarPartial
Partial
1935Jan 19 / Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
Total
1936Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1938Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
1939May 3LunarTotal
Total
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