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Flag for Pitcairn Islands August 25, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands

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Tuesday, August 25, 1942 at 7:18 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Adamstown: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Aug 25, 1942 at 4:33 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 25, 1942 at 7:18 PM

Ended: Tue, Aug 25, 1942 at 10:02 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 30 minutes


August 25, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adamstown

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Adamstown. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
5:50 PM Aug 257:18 PM Aug 259:05 PM Aug 25
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Local times for eclipse in Adamstown on Tuesday, August 25, 1942

EventTime in AdamstownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 4:33:15 PM110°East-southeast16.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 5:30:54 PM104°East-southeast3.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 25 at 5:50:38 PM102°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 6:31:18 PM98°East8.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseAug 25 at 7:18:02 PM93°East18.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 25 at 8:04:40 PM88°East28.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 25 at 9:05:04 PM81°East41.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 25 at 10:02:50 PM71°East-northeast54.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Adamstown (PNT – (null)).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Adamstown

Eclipse Visibility from AdamstownVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
1941Mar 27SolarPartial
1942Aug 25LunarTotal
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
1944Feb 8LunarPenumbral
1944Jul 5LunarPenumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
1945Dec 18LunarPartial
1946May 30SolarPartial
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
1949Apr 12LunarTotal
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
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