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Flag for Thailand April 3, 1931 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Bangkok, Thailand (Krung Thep)

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Friday, April 3, 1931 at 3:07 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Bangkok: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Apr 3, 1931 at 12:28 AM

Maximum: Fri, Apr 3, 1931 at 3:07 AM

Ended: Fri, Apr 3, 1931 at 5:46 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


April 3, 1931 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Bangkok

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Bangkok. 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
1:23 AM Apr 33:07 AM Apr 34:51 AM Apr 3
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Local times for eclipse in Bangkok on Friday, April 3, 1931

EventTime in BangkokDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 3 at 12:28:33 AM190°South71.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 3 at 1:23:35 AM223°Southwest65.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 3 at 2:22:43 AM241°West-southwest54.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 3 at 3:07:31 AM249°West-southwest44.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 3 at 3:52:18 AM254°West-southwest34.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 3 at 4:51:25 AM259°West20.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 3 at 5:46:31 AM262°West7.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Bangkok (ICT – Indochina Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Bangkok

Eclipse Visibility From BangkokVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
1931Apr 3LunarTotal
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
1932Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Feb 10LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 6LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
1934Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarPartial
1934Jul 26LunarPartial
1935Jan 19 / Jan 20LunarTotal
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
1936Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPartial
1937May 11MercuryPartial Transit
Partial Transit
1938Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3 / May 4LunarTotal
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