Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Adak, Alaska, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Adak – Oct 15, 1940 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event.
A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Adak on Tuesday, October 15, 1940
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.Adak (NST - Newfoundland Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Adak
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Jan 19, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 8, 1936||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 18, 1936||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 4, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Dec 27, 1936||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 24, 1937||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 17, 1937||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 2, 1937||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|May 13 / May 14, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 21, 1938||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 27, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Oct 15, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 12 / Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 5, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Sep 20, 1941||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 4, 1943||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 19, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 8, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 4, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 29, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 25, 1945||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 18, 1945||Lunar||Total||Partial|
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