Celestial / Lunar Eclipse

631BC May 24

Event #2865: Lunar eclipse

Stable URL: http://cof.quantumfuturegroup.org/events/2865

Geographical sites:

  • Babylon (click here to focus in map) (see also Pleiades #727082)
    Pleiades_icon Babylon settlement, fort Geocontext: Fostat, Cairo
    Description: An ancient fortified city of the Delta of Egypt, located at Babylon in the area today known as Coptic Cairo.


Text #3952

Sachs & Hunger. Astronomical Diaries and Related Texts from Babylonia. Series: Astronomical Diaries and Related Texts from Babylonia. Vol. 5
[p. 11]

BM 35115 + 35789 + 45640


1 – (Year) 16 of Kandalanu
2 – month III, (after) 5 months, the 15th, 2 fingers
3 – between north and east were covered.
4 – It cleared in the north. The north wind blew
5 – 20° onset, maximal phase, [and clearing …]
6 – behind α Scorpii [it was eclipsed.]

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