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Eclipse visible in Cape Town – July 4, 1936 — Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Cape Town. There are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
Local times for eclipse in Cape Town on Saturday, July 4, 1936
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 Cape Town.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Cape Town
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Cape Town||Looks like in Cape Town||Path of the eclipse|
|Apr 2 / Apr 3, 1931||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 26 / Sep 27, 1931||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 14 / Sep 15, 1932||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 24, 1933||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 12, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 5, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 4, 1933||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 30, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Aug 10, 1934||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jan 19, 1935||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jul 16, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 8, 1936||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 4, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 28, 1936||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 29, 1938||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 7 / Nov 8, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Oct 28, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Mar 23, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 22, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 1, 1940||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Sep 5, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
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