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Eclipse visible in Hamilton – December 21, 2010 – December 22, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Hamilton.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the December 21, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Hamilton on Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in HamiltonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 6:30 PM76°East-northeast22.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 7:33 PM68°East-northeast11.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseDec 21 at 8:36 PM59°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 8:42 PM58°East-northeast0.8° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseDec 21 at 9:16 PM53°Northeast5.9° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Total Eclipse endsDec 21 at 9:51 PM47°Northeast11.0° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 21 at 11:00 PM34°Northeast19.5° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 22 at 12:03 AM20°North-northeast25.0° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Hamilton (NZDT - New Zealand Daylight Time).

Other eclipses visible in Hamilton

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in HamiltonLooks like in HamiltonPath of the eclipse
Apr 9, 2005SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 24, 2005LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 17 / Oct 18, 2005LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 8, 2006LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 28 / Aug 29, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 7, 2008SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 17, 2008LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 26 / Jun 27, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21 / Dec 22, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 16, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 11, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4 / Jun 5, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 14, 2012SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 29, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 26, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 10, 2013SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8 / Oct 9, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4 / Apr 5, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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