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Flag for Greenland January 20, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk, Greenland (Godthåb)

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Monday, January 21, 2019 at 2:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Nuuk: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 11:36 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 2:12 AM

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 4:48 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

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January 20, 2019 – January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Nuuk. 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
12:33 AM Jan 212:12 AM Jan 213:50 AM Jan 21
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Local times for eclipse in Nuuk on Monday, January 21, 2019

EventTime in NuukDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 11:36 PM162°South-southeast44.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 12:33 AM180°South45.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 1:41 AM202°South-southwest44.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 21 at 2:12 AM211°South-southwest42.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 21 at 2:43 AM220°Southwest40.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 21 at 3:50 AM238°West-southwest35.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 21 at 4:48 AM252°West-southwest29.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Nuuk (WGT – West Greenland Time).

Eclipses visible in Nuuk

Eclipse Visibility from NuukVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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