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Flag for El Salvador January 20, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — San Salvador, El Salvador

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Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 11:12 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

San Salvador: 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 Salvador

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in San Salvador. 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 Salvador on Sunday, January 20, 2019

EventTime in San SalvadorDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 8:36 PM75°East-northeast40.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 9:33 PM74°East-northeast53.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 10:41 PM69°East-northeast68.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 20 at 11:12 PM61°East-northeast75.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 20 at 11:43 PM41°Northeast80.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 21 at 12:50 AM306°Northwest78.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 21 at 1:48 AM289°West-northwest66.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for San Salvador (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in San Salvador

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