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Flag for Ireland January 9, 2001 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dublin, Ireland (Baile Átha Cliath (Irish))

Max view in Dublin
Tuesday, January 9, 2001 at 8:20 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Dublin: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 5:45 PM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 8:20 PM

Ended: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 10:56 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


January 9, 2001 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dublin

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Dublin. 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
6:42 PM Jan 98:20 PM Jan 99:58 PM Jan 9
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Local times for eclipse in Dublin on Tuesday, January 9, 2001

EventTime in DublinDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 5:45:02 PM68°East-northeast11.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 6:42:27 PM79°East19.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 7:50:05 PM92°East28.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 9 at 8:20:34 PM98°East33.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 9 at 8:51:06 PM104°East-southeast37.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 9 at 9:58:45 PM120°East-southeast46.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 9 at 10:56:08 PM138°Southeast52.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Dublin (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Dublin

Eclipse Visibility from DublinVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
2003May 31SolarPartial
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
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