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Flag for Thailand December 8, 1946 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Bangkok, Thailand (Krung Thep)

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Monday, December 9, 1946 at 12:48 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Bangkok: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Dec 8, 1946 at 10:13 PM

Maximum: Mon, Dec 9, 1946 at 12:48 AM

Ended: Mon, Dec 9, 1946 at 3:22 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 10 minutes


December 8, 1946 – December 9, 1946 — 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
11:10 PM Dec 812:48 AM Dec 92:25 AM Dec 9
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Local times for eclipse in Bangkok on Monday, December 9, 1946

EventTime in BangkokDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 8 at 10:13:15 PM67°East-northeast62.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 8 at 11:10:34 PM53°Northeast73.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 9 at 12:19:25 AM345°North-northwest80.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 9 at 12:48:02 AM317°Northwest76.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 9 at 1:16:38 AM304°West-northwest71.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 9 at 2:25:28 AM292°West-northwest56.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 9 at 3:22:47 AM290°West-northwest44.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
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
1940Mar 24LunarPenumbral
1940Nov 12MercuryTransit
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
1941Sep 5 / Sep 6LunarPartial
1941Sep 21SolarPartial
1942Mar 3LunarPartial
1943Aug 15 / Aug 16LunarPartial
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
1946Dec 8 / Dec 9LunarTotal
1947Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948May 9SolarAnnular
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