Nov 28, 1947 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 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
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Lima, Lima, Peru
- Caracas, Venezuela
- Seoul, South Korea
- Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Santiago, Chile
- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China
- 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 Seattle*||Visible in Seattle|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Nov 28 at 6:37 AM||Nov 27 at 10:37 PM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Nov 28 at 8:34 AM||Nov 28 at 12:34 AM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Nov 28 at 10:32 AM||Nov 28 at 2:32 AM||Yes|
* The Moon is above the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions in Seattle, the entire eclipse is visible.