Eclipse Calculator – Solar Eclipses in Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Washington DC – Mar 23, 1940 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
BETA: This is a temporary animation, it would look different in real life. We hope to fix that issue soon.
Local times for eclipse in Washington DC on Saturday, March 23, 1940
Click on the Sun/Moon symbols in the column entitled “Looks like” to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
|Event||Time in Washington DC||Direction||Altitude||Looks like||Comments|
|Penumbral eclipse begins||Mar 23 at 2:15 PM||46°||44.7° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Mar 23 at 3:20 PM||62°||35.1° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Maximum Eclipse||Mar 23 at 3:27 PM||63°||33.9° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
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