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Flag for U.S.A. February 19, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.

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Friday, February 19, 1943 at 8:37 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Anchorage: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Feb 19, 1943 at 5:45 PM

Maximum: Fri, Feb 19, 1943 at 8:37 PM

Ended: Fri, Feb 19, 1943 at 11:30 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 45 minutes


February 19, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Anchorage

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Anchorage. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:03 PM Feb 198:37 PM Feb 1910:12 PM Feb 19
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Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Friday, February 19, 1943

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 19 at 5:45:20 PM66°East-northeast0.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 19 at 7:03:29 PM83°East8.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseFeb 19 at 8:37:57 PM103°East-southeast19.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 19 at 10:12:29 PM125°Southeast29.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 19 at 11:30:31 PM146°Southeast35.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Anchorage (CAWT – (null)).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Anchorage

Eclipse Visibility from AnchorageVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
1941Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPartial
1942Aug 25LunarPartial
1943Feb 4SolarTotal
1943Feb 19LunarPartial
1944Feb 8LunarPenumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25LunarPenumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948May 8SolarPartial
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
1949Apr 12LunarPartial
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
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