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Flag for French Polynesia January 11, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Taiohae, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia

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Tuesday, January 11, 2028 at 6:43 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Taiohae: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Jan 11, 2028 at 4:37 PM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 11, 2028 at 6:43 PM

Ends: Tue, Jan 11, 2028 at 8:48 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 11 minutes


January 11, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Taiohae

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Taiohae. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
6:15 PM Jan 116:43 PM Jan 117:10 PM Jan 11
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Local times for eclipse in Taiohae on Tuesday, January 11, 2028

EventTime in TaiohaeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 11 at 4:37:37 PM69°East-northeast21.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJan 11 at 6:13:07 PM67°East-northeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 11 at 6:15:02 PM67°East-northeast0.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseJan 11 at 6:43:00 PM66°East-northeast6.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 11 at 7:10:59 PM64°East-northeast12.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 11 at 8:48:19 PM56°Northeast32.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Taiohae (MART – Marquesas Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Taiohae

Eclipse Visibility From TaiohaeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
2021May 25 / May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15LunarTotal
2022Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 27LunarPartial
2027Aug 16LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarPenumbral
2029Jun 25LunarTotal
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