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January 1963 lunar eclipse

 

January 1963 lunar eclipse

A penumbral lunar eclipse took place on January 9, 1963.[1]

This was a relatively rare total penumbral lunar eclipse with the moon passing entirely within the penumbral shadow without entering the darker umbral shadow. [2]

Contents

  • Visibility 1
  • Related lunar eclipses 2
    • Lunar year series 2.1
  • See also 3
  • Notes 4
  • External links 5

Visibility

Related lunar eclipses

Lunar year series

Lunar eclipse series sets from 1962–1965
Descending node   Ascending node
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
109 1962 Jul 17
Penumbral
114 1963 Jan 9
Penumbral
119 1963 Jul 6
Partial
124 1963 Dec 30
Total
129 1964 Jun 25
Total
134 1964 Dec 19
Total
139 1965 Jun 14
Partial
144 1965 Dec 8
Penumbral
Last set 1962 Aug 15 Last set 1962 Feb 19
Next set 1966 May 4 Next set 1966 Oct 29

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Hermit Eclipse: Saros cycle 114
  2. ^ , Jean Meeus, June 1980Total Penumbral Lunar Eclipses

External links

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