May 25, 1937 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
What this lunar eclipse looks like
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- Much of Australia
- West in Africa
- South/West North America
- Much of South America
- Indian Ocean
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
- São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
- Guatemala, Guatemala
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Havana, Cuba
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Lima, Lima, Peru
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
- Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Buenos Aires, Argentina
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Santiago, Chile
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Caracas, Venezuela
When the eclipse happens worldwideLunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time.
The times displayed might be a minute or two off actual times.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Seattle*||Visible in Seattle|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||May 25 at 5:45 AM||May 24 at 9:45 PM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||May 25 at 7:51 AM||May 24 at 11:51 PM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||May 25 at 9:56 AM||May 25 at 1:56 AM||Yes|
* The Moon is above the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions in Seattle, the entire eclipse is visible.