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Flag for USA November 18, 1937 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Detroit, Michigan, USA

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Thursday, November 18, 1937 at 3:19 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Detroit: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Nov 18, 1937 at 1:11 AM

Maximum: Thu, Nov 18, 1937 at 3:19 AM

Ended: Thu, Nov 18, 1937 at 5:26 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 15 minutes


November 18, 1937 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Detroit

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
2:38 AM Nov 183:19 AM Nov 183:59 AM Nov 18
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Local times for eclipse in Detroit on Thursday, November 18, 1937

EventTime in DetroitDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 18 at 1:11:46 AM214°Southwest63.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 18 at 2:38:26 AM245°West-southwest51.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseNov 18 at 3:19:03 AM254°West-southwest45.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 18 at 3:59:41 AM262°West38.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 18 at 5:26:19 AM277°West22.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Detroit (EST – Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Detroit

Eclipse Visibility From DetroitVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1930Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarPartial
1930Apr 28SolarPartial
1932Mar 22LunarPartial
1932Aug 31SolarPartial
1933Mar 11LunarPenumbral
1933Sep 3 / Sep 4LunarPenumbral
1934Jul 26LunarPenumbral
1935Jan 19LunarPenumbral
1935Feb 3SolarPartial
1935Jul 15 / Jul 16LunarTotal
1936Dec 27 / Dec 28LunarPenumbral
1937May 25LunarPenumbral
1937Nov 18LunarPartial
1938May 14LunarTotal
1938Nov 7LunarTotal
1939Apr 19SolarPartial
1939Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarPartial
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