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Flag for Uganda November 7, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kampala, Uganda

Max view in Kampala
Tuesday, November 8, 1938 at 12:56 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Kampala: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Nov 7, 1938 at 10:10 PM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 12:56 AM

Ended: Tue, Nov 8, 1938 at 3:42 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 32 minutes


November 7, 1938 – November 8, 1938 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kampala

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Kampala. 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
11:11 PM Nov 712:56 AM Nov 82:41 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Kampala on Tuesday, November 8, 1938

EventTime in KampalaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 10:10 PM57°East-northeast58.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 7 at 11:11 PM36°Northeast69.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 12:15 AM348°North-northwest73.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 12:56 AM322°Northwest68.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 1:37 AM307°Northwest61.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 2:41 AM295°West-northwest47.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 3:42 AM291°West-northwest34.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kampala ( – (null)).

Eclipses visible in Kampala

Eclipse Visibility from KampalaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1930Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarPartial
1931Apr 2 / Apr 3LunarTotal
1931Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1932Sep 14 / Sep 15LunarPartial
1933Feb 24SolarPartial
1933Mar 12LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 5LunarPenumbral
1933Sep 4LunarPenumbral
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1934Aug 10SolarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1935Jul 16LunarPartial
1936Jan 8LunarTotal
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarPartial
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