Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Makkah, Saudi Arabia
Eclipse visible in Makkah – Aug 26, 1942 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.
Local times for eclipse in Makkah on Wednesday, August 26, 1942
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Makkah.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Makkah ( - (null)).
Other eclipses visible in Makkah
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Nov 7 / Nov 8, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 23, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 22, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 5, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 3, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 26, 1942||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 20, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Aug 15 / Aug 16, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 9, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 20, 1944||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Dec 29, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 25, 1945||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 9, 1945||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Dec 19, 1945||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 14 / Jun 15, 1946||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 8, 1946||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 20, 1947||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jun 3 / Jun 4, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Partial|
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