Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in McMurdo, Antarctica
Next eclipse visible in McMurdo – Oct 8 - Oct 9, 2014 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in McMurdo on Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in McMurdo.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for McMurdo (NZDT - New Zealand Daylight Time).
Other eclipses visible in McMurdo
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Oct 8 / Oct 9, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 4 / Apr 5, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 23 / Mar 24, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 17, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 8, 2017||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 31 / Feb 1, 2018||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 16, 2018||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 28, 2018||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 17, 2019||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jun 6, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 5, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26 / May 27, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 4, 2021||Solar||Total||Partial|
|May 16, 2022||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2022||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|May 6, 2023||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 25, 2024||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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