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Flag for Indonesia January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sofifi, North Maluku, Indonesia

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 10:29 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Sofifi: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 10:29 PM

Ends: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 1:08 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes


January 31, 2018 – February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sofifi

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Sofifi. 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
8:48 PM Jan 3110:29 PM Jan 3112:11 AM Feb 1
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Local times for eclipse in Sofifi on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in SofifiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 7:51:13 PM72°East-northeast17.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 8:48:27 PM70°East-northeast30.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 9:51:47 PM66°East-northeast44.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 10:29:51 PM62°East-northeast52.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 11:07:51 PM54°Northeast60.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 12:11:11 AM28°North-northeast71.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 1:08:29 AM344°North-northwest73.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Sofifi (WIT – Eastern Indonesian Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Sofifi

Eclipse Visibility From SofifiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Jun 6VenusTransit
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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