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Flag for Uganda March 2, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kampala, Uganda

Max view in Kampala
Tuesday, March 3, 1942 at 2:51 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Kampala: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Mar 2, 1942 at 11:59 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 1942 at 2:51 AM

Ended: Tue, Mar 3, 1942 at 5:43 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes

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March 2, 1942 – March 3, 1942 — 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
1:01 AM Mar 32:51 AM Mar 34:41 AM Mar 3
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Local times for eclipse in Kampala on Tuesday, March 3, 1942

EventTime in KampalaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 2 at 11:59 PM43°Northeast80.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 1:01 AM310°Northwest78.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 2:03 AM287°West-northwest65.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 2:51 AM282°West-northwest54.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 3:39 AM279°West42.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 3 at 4:41 AM277°West27.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 3 at 5:43 AM277°West12.6°
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
1940Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Sep 5LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Partial
1943Aug 15 / Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
Annular
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jun 25LunarPartial
Partial
1945Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947May 20SolarPartial
Total
1947Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Nov 1SolarTotal
Total
1949Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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