Nov 18, 1937 Partial 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:
- North/West Europe
- Much of Asia
- Much of Australia
- North/West Africa
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
- Guatemala, Guatemala
- Tokyo, Japan
- Havana, Cuba
- New York, New York, 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.
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Santiago, Chile
- Caracas, Venezuela
- Seoul, South Korea
- Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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 Washington DC*||Visible in Washington DC|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Nov 18 at 6:14 AM||Nov 18 at 1:14 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Nov 18 at 7:47 AM||Nov 18 at 2:47 AM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Nov 18 at 8:19 AM||Nov 18 at 3:19 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Nov 18 at 8:51 AM||Nov 18 at 3:51 AM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Nov 18 at 10:25 AM||Nov 18 at 5:25 AM||Yes|
* The Moon is above the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions in Washington DC, the entire eclipse is visible.