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Flag for Costa Rica January 20, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — San Jose, Costa Rica

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Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 11:12 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

San Jose: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 8:36 PM

Maximum: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 11:12 PM

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 1:48 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes


January 20, 2019 – January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — San Jose

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in San Jose. 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
9:33 PM Jan 2011:12 PM Jan 2012:50 AM Jan 21
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Local times for eclipse in San Jose on Sunday, January 20, 2019

EventTime in San JoseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 8:36:29 PM71°East-northeast43.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 9:33:54 PM68°East-northeast56.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 10:41:17 PM54°Northeast70.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 20 at 11:12:14 PM38°Northeast76.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 20 at 11:43:15 PMNorth79.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 21 at 12:50:39 AM308°Northwest72.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 21 at 1:48:02 AM294°West-northwest60.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for San Jose (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in San Jose

Eclipse Visibility from San JoseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
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