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Flag for Greenland September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Qaanaaq, Greenland (Thule)

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Wednesday, September 18, 2024 at 12:44 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Qaanaaq: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 10:41 PM

Maximum: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 12:44 AM

Ends: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 2:47 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes


September 17, 2024 – September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Qaanaaq

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Qaanaaq. 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
12:12 AM Sep 1812:44 AM Sep 181:15 AM Sep 18
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Local times for eclipse in Qaanaaq on Wednesday, September 18, 2024

EventTime in QaanaaqDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 17 at 10:41:03 PM123°East-southeast2.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 18 at 12:12:50 AM145°Southeast6.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseSep 18 at 12:44:12 AM153°South-southeast7.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 18 at 1:15:35 AM160°South-southeast8.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 18 at 2:47:21 AM183°South9.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Qaanaaq (WGST – Western Greenland Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Qaanaaq

Eclipse Visibility from QaanaaqVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021Jun 10SolarAnnular
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
2025Mar 29SolarPartial
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 12SolarPartial
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
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