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Flag for Russia March 3, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Moscow, Russia (Moskva)

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Tuesday, March 3, 1942 at 3:22 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Moscow: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Mar 3, 1942 at 12:29 AM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 1942 at 3:22 AM

Ended: Tue, Mar 3, 1942 at 6:13 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes

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March 3, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Moscow

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Moscow. 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
1:31 AM Mar 33:22 AM Mar 35:11 AM Mar 3
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Local times for eclipse in Moscow on Tuesday, March 3, 1942

EventTime in MoscowDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 12:29 AM178°South41.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 1:31 AM198°South-southwest39.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 2:33 AM216°Southwest35.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 3:21 AM229°Southwest31.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 4:09 AM240°West-southwest25.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 3 at 5:11 AM254°West-southwest17.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 3 at 6:13 AM267°West9.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Moscow (MSK – Moscow Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Moscow

Eclipse Visibility from MoscowVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Sep 5LunarPartial
Partial
1941Sep 21SolarPartial
Total
1942Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 26LunarPartial
Total
1942Sep 10SolarPartial
Partial
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1943Aug 15 / Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 13LunarPartial
Total
1949Apr 28SolarPartial
Partial
1949Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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