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Flag for United Arab Emirates January 8, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (Dubayy)

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Wednesday, January 8, 1936 at 10:09 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Dubai: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 7:18 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 8, 1936 at 10:09 PM

Ended: Thu, Jan 9, 1936 at 1:00 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 42 minutes


January 8, 1936 – January 9, 1936 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dubai

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Dubai. 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
8:28 PM Jan 810:09 PM Jan 811:50 PM Jan 8
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Local times for eclipse in Dubai on Wednesday, January 8, 1936

EventTime in DubaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 7:18:32 PM75°East-northeast21.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 8:28:16 PM80°East36.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 8 at 9:59:09 PM88°East56.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 8 at 10:09:30 PM89°East58.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 8 at 10:19:55 PM90°East60.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 8 at 11:50:47 PM110°East-southeast80.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 9 at 1:00:40 AM243°West-southwest82.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Dubai (GST – Gulf Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dubai

Eclipse Visibility From DubaiVisibility 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 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
1933Aug 21SolarPartial
1934Jan 30LunarPartial
1935Jan 19LunarTotal
1936Jan 8 / Jan 9LunarTotal
1936Jun 19SolarPartial
1936Jul 4LunarPartial
1936Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1937May 11MercuryPartial Transit
Partial Transit
1938Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
1939May 3LunarTotal
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