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Flag for U.S.A. November 27, 1947 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.

Max view in Seattle
Friday, November 28, 1947 at 12:34 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Seattle: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Nov 27, 1947 at 10:34 PM

Maximum: Fri, Nov 28, 1947 at 12:34 AM

Ended: Fri, Nov 28, 1947 at 2:33 AM


Duration: 3 hours, 58 minutes

Location

November 27, 1947 – November 28, 1947 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Seattle

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared 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.

More about the November 28, 1947 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
10:34 PM Nov 2712:34 AM Nov 282:33 AM Nov 28
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Local times for eclipse in Seattle on Friday, November 28, 1947

EventTime in SeattleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 27 at 10:34 PM143°Southeast59.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseNov 28 at 12:34 AM200°South-southwest63.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 28 at 2:33 AM244°West-southwest49.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Seattle (PST – Pacific Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Seattle

Eclipse Visibility from SeattleVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 15 / Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
Partial
1942Mar 2LunarPartial
Total
1942Aug 25LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 4SolarPartial
Total
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18LunarTotal
Total
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
Partial
1946Dec 8LunarPenumbral
Total
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 27 / Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Partial
1948May 8SolarPartial
Total
1948Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6LunarTotal
Total
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