Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Washington DC – February 8, 1944 – February 9, 1944 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears 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.
Local times for eclipse in Washington DC on Wednesday, February 9, 1944
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.
Times are local for Washington DC ( - (null)).
Other eclipses visible in Washington DC
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Washington DC||Looks like in Washington DC||Path of the eclipse|
|Apr 19, 1939||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Oct 27 / Oct 28, 1939||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 7, 1940||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Apr 21 / Apr 22, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 16, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 2, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 25 / Aug 26, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 19 / Feb 20, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 8 / Feb 9, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 5 / Jul 6, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 9, 1945||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Dec 18 / Dec 19, 1945||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 23, 1946||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 12, 1947||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Nov 28, 1947||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 1948||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 12 / Apr 13, 1949||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 6 / Oct 7, 1949||Lunar||Total||Total|
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