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Flag for New Zealand February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands, New Zealand

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Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 3:14 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Chatham Islands: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 12:36 AM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 3:14 AM

Ends: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 5:53 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes


February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Chatham Islands. 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
1:33 AM Feb 13:14 AM Feb 14:56 AM Feb 1
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Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Thursday, February 1, 2018

EventTime in Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 1 at 12:36:13 AM17°North-northeast26.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsFeb 1 at 1:33:27 AMNorth27.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsFeb 1 at 2:36:47 AM345°North-northwest26.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseFeb 1 at 3:14:51 AM336°North-northwest24.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 3:52:51 AM327°North-northwest21.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 4:56:11 AM313°Northwest14.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 5:53:29 AM302°West-northwest7.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Times are local for Chatham Islands (CHADT – Chatham Island Daylight Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Chatham Islands

Eclipse Visibility From Chatham IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21 / Dec 22LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2011Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Jun 6VenusTransit
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
2019Nov 12MercuryTransit
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