Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Anchorage – Dec 8, 1946 Total 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.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Sunday, December 8, 1946
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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Anchorage.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Anchorage ( - (null)).
Other eclipses visible in Anchorage
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 12 / Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 25, 1942||Lunar||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||Penumbral|
|Jul 9, 1945||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Dec 18, 1945||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 8, 1946||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 12, 1947||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Nov 27 / Nov 28, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 23, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 8, 1948||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Oct 17, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 12, 1949||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Oct 6, 1949||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 11, 1950||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Sep 25, 1950||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 22 / Mar 23, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 15, 1951||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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