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Flag for Saudi Arabia November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Makkah, Saudi Arabia (Mecca)

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Tuesday, November 8, 1938 at 1:33 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Makkah: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 10:47 PM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 1:33 AM

Ended: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 4:18 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 32 minutes


November 7, 1938 – November 8, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Makkah

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Makkah. 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
11:48 PM Nov 71:33 AM Nov 83:18 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Makkah on Tuesday, November 8, 1938

EventTime in MakkahDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 10:47:22 PM102°East-southeast70.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 11:48:06 PM137°Southeast83.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 12:52:29 AM246°West-southwest78.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 1:33:08 AM259°West69.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 2:13:53 AM266°West60.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 3:18:17 AM272°West46.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 4:18:53 AM277°West32.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Makkah (LMT – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Makkah

Eclipse Visibility from MakkahVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Feb 24SolarPartial
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 5LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1935Jul 16LunarPenumbral
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarPartial
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