Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Eclipse visible in Riyadh – March 23, 1940 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event.
A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Riyadh on Saturday, March 23, 1940
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.
Times are local for Riyadh ( - (null)).
Other eclipses visible in Riyadh
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Riyadh||Looks like in Riyadh||Path of the eclipse|
|Jan 19, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 8 / Jan 9, 1936||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 19, 1936||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 4, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 28, 1936||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 7 / Nov 8, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 23, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 5, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 21, 1941||Solar||Total||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|
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