Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in South Pole, Antarctica
Eclipse visible in South Pole – May 26 – May 27, 2021 Partial 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.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from South Pole. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.
The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.
Local times for eclipse in South Pole on Wednesday, May 26, 2021
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.South Pole (NZST - New Zealand Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in South Pole
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 23 / Mar 24, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 17, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 27, 2017||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 8, 2017||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 16, 2018||Solar||Partial||Annular|
|Jul 28, 2018||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 17, 2019||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jun 6, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 5, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 15 / Dec 16, 2020||Solar||Total||Partial|
|May 26 / May 27, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 4, 2021||Solar||Total||Total|
|May 16, 2022||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 6, 2023||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 15, 2023||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 25, 2024||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 18, 2024||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Oct 3, 2024||Solar||Annular||Annular|
|Sep 8, 2025||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 22, 2025||Solar||Partial||Annular|
|Feb 17 / Feb 18, 2026||Solar||Annular||Annular|
|Aug 28, 2026||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
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