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Flag for Canada November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at 6:59 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Halifax: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 4:02 AM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 6:59 AM

Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 9:56 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes

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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Halifax

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Halifax. 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 partialMaxMoonset
5:09 AM Nov 86:59 AM Nov 87:05 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Halifax on Tuesday, November 8, 2022

EventTime in HalifaxDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 4:02 AM263°West30.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 5:09 AM274°West18.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 6:16 AM285°West-northwest7.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 6:59 AM293°West-northwest0.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetNov 8 at 7:05 AM294°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 7:41 AM300°West-northwest6.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 8:49 AM313°Northwest15.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 9:56 AM327°North-northwest22.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Halifax (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Halifax.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Halifax

Eclipse Visibility from HalifaxVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2023Oct 28LunarPenumbral
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Mar 29SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 3LunarPartial
Total
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2029Jan 14SolarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
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