Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Wake Island, Wake Island, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Wake Island – Oct 28, 1939 Partial 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 partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Wake Island. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.
The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.
Local times for eclipse in Wake Island on Saturday, October 28, 1939
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Wake Island.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Wake Island ( - (null)).
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Jan 31, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 14, 1934||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 26 / Jul 27, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 20, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 16, 1935||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jan 9, 1936||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 19, 1936||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 5, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|May 25, 1937||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 9, 1937||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 18, 1937||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 3, 1937||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|May 14, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 22, 1938||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|May 4, 1939||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 28, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 8, 1940||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Oct 16, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 13 / Mar 14, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 6, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 21, 1941||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 5, 1943||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Feb 20, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 16, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 9, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 20, 1944||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 4 / Aug 5, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 30, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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