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Eclipse visible in Tauranga – Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2018 Total Lunar Eclipse

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

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Tauranga.

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

More about the Jan 31, 2018 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Tauranga on Thursday, February 1, 2018

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 TaurangaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsJan 31 at 11:52 PM25°North-northeast30.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial eclipse beginsFeb 1 at 12:51 AMNorth33.8° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsFeb 1 at 1:53 AM352°North34.1° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseFeb 1 at 2:30 AM342°North-northwest32.5° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 3:07 AM332°North-northwest29.8° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 4:09 AM318°Northwest23.2° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 5:07 AM307°Northwest15.0° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Tauranga (NZDT - New Zealand Daylight Time).

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