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Flag for Greenland October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk, Greenland (Godthåb)

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Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 6:14 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Nuuk: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 4:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 6:14 PM

Ends: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 8:26 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes

Location

October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk

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 Nuuk. 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.

More about the October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
5:35 PM Oct 286:14 PM Oct 286:52 PM Oct 28
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Local times for eclipse in Nuuk on Saturday, October 28, 2023

EventTime in NuukDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 4:01 PM43°Northeast6.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 28 at 5:07 PM58°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 5:35 PM64°East-northeast2.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Maximum EclipseOct 28 at 6:14 PM72°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 endsOct 28 at 6:52 PM80°East10.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 28 at 8:26 PM100°East20.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Nuuk (WGST – Western Greenland Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Nuuk

Eclipse Visibility from NuukVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Mar 29SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 3LunarPartial
Total
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
Total
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2028Dec 31LunarPartial
Total
2029Jan 14SolarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Nuuk, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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