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Flag for Pitcairn Islands February 19, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands

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Friday, February 19, 1943 at 9:07 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Adamstown: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Feb 19, 1943 at 6:15 PM

Maximum: Fri, Feb 19, 1943 at 9:07 PM

Ended: Sat, Feb 20, 1943 at 12:00 Midnight

Duration: 5 hours, 45 minutes


February 19, 1943 – February 20, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Adamstown

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Adamstown. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:33 PM Feb 199:07 PM Feb 1910:42 PM Feb 19
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Local times for eclipse in Adamstown on Friday, February 19, 1943

EventTime in AdamstownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 19 at 6:15:20 PM79°East7.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseFeb 19 at 6:45:00 PM77°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 19 at 7:33:29 PM71°East-northeast9.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseFeb 19 at 9:07:57 PM58°East-northeast28.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 19 at 10:42:29 PM38°Northeast44.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 20 at 12:00:31 AM12°North-northeast52.3°
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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