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Flag for Germany January 21, 2000 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany

Max view in Saarbrücken
Friday, January 21, 2000 at 5:43 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Saarbrücken: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Jan 21, 2000 at 3:04 AM

Maximum: Fri, Jan 21, 2000 at 5:43 AM

Ended: Fri, Jan 21, 2000 at 8:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

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January 21, 2000 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Saarbrücken

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Saarbrücken. 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
4:01 AM Jan 215:43 AM Jan 217:25 AM Jan 21
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Local times for eclipse in Saarbrücken on Friday, January 21, 2000

EventTime in SaarbrückenDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 3:04 AM239°West-southwest47.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 4:01 AM253°West-southwest39.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 5:05 AM265°West29.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 21 at 5:43 AM272°West23.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 21 at 6:21 AM279°West17.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 21 at 7:25 AM290°West-northwest7.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 21 at 8:22 AM300°West-northwest0.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
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.
Times are local for Saarbrücken (CET – Central European Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Saarbrücken

Eclipse Visibility from SaarbrückenVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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