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Flag for Venezuela August 25, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Caracas, Venezuela

Max view in Caracas
Tuesday, August 25, 1942 at 11:18 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Caracas: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Aug 25, 1942 at 8:33 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 25, 1942 at 11:18 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 26, 1942 at 2:02 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 30 minutes

Location

August 25, 1942 – August 26, 1942 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Caracas

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Caracas. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
9:30 PM Aug 2511:18 PM Aug 251:05 AM Aug 26
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Local times for eclipse in Caracas on Tuesday, August 25, 1942

EventTime in CaracasDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 8:33 PM112°East-southeast35.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 9:30 PM120°East-southeast47.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 25 at 10:31 PM134°Southeast59.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 25 at 11:18 PM154°South-southeast66.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 26 at 12:04 AM183°South68.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 26 at 1:05 AM217°Southwest63.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 26 at 2:02 AM236°Southwest53.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Caracas (VET – Venezuelan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Caracas

Eclipse Visibility from CaracasVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Apr 7SolarPartial
Annular
1940Apr 21 / Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 1SolarPartial
Total
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Partial
1941Mar 27SolarPartial
Annular
1942Mar 2LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 25 / Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1943Feb 19 / Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1944Jan 25SolarPartial
Total
1944Feb 8 / Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Dec 18 / Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Nov 23SolarPartial
Partial
1947Nov 12SolarPartial
Annular
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 12 / Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Oct 6 / Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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