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Flag for Uganda August 15, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kampala, Uganda

Max view in Kampala
Sunday, August 15, 1943 at 9:58 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Kampala: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Aug 15, 1943 at 7:29 PM

Maximum: Sun, Aug 15, 1943 at 9:58 PM

Ended: Mon, Aug 16, 1943 at 12:26 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 57 minutes

Location

August 15, 1943 – August 16, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kampala

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Kampala. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered a large portion of the Moon, so this was still a nice sight.

More about the August 15, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:29 PM Aug 159:58 PM Aug 1511:27 PM Aug 15
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Local times for eclipse in Kampala on Sunday, August 15, 1943

EventTime in KampalaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 15 at 7:29 PM106°East-southeast16.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 15 at 8:29 PM108°East-southeast29.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 15 at 9:58 PM114°East-southeast50.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 15 at 11:27 PM135°Southeast68.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 16 at 12:26 AM177°South75.1°
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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