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Flag for Australia January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Broome, Western Australia, Australia

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 9:29 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Broome: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 6:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 9:29 PM

Ends: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 12:08 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

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January 31, 2018 – February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Broome

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Broome. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:48 PM Jan 319:29 PM Jan 3111:11 PM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Broome on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in BroomeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 6:51 PM69°East-northeast5.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 7:48 PM64°East-northeast17.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 8:51 PM56°Northeast30.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 9:29 PM50°Northeast37.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 10:07 PM41°Northeast43.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 31 at 11:11 PM23°North-northeast51.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 12:08 AMNorth54.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Broome (AWST – Australian Western Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Broome

Eclipse Visibility from BroomeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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