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Flag for Tonga March 13, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Nukualofa, Tonga

Max view in Nukualofa
Friday, March 14, 1941 at 12:55 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Nukualofa: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Mar 13, 1941 at 10:39 PM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 14, 1941 at 12:55 AM

Ended: Fri, Mar 14, 1941 at 3:11 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 32 minutes

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March 13, 1941 – March 14, 1941 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Nukualofa

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Nukualofa. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:55 PM Mar 1312:55 AM Mar 141:55 AM Mar 14
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Local times for eclipse in Nukualofa on Friday, March 14, 1941

EventTime in NukualofaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 13 at 10:39 PM56°Northeast50.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 13 at 11:55 PM30°North-northeast62.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseMar 14 at 12:55 AM356°North66.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 14 at 1:55 AM324°Northwest61.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 14 at 3:11 AM300°West-northwest48.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Nukualofa (TOT – Tonga Time).

Eclipses visible in Nukualofa

Eclipse Visibility from NukualofaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 8SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarPartial
Partial
1941Mar 28SolarPartial
Annular
1941Sep 6LunarPartial
Partial
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1943Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4 / Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jan 14SolarPartial
Annular
1945Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
1946Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
1946Dec 9LunarPartial
Total
1947Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 24LunarPartial
Partial
1949Apr 13LunarPartial
Total
1949Oct 22SolarPartial
Partial
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