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Eclipse visible in Alofi – Jan 20, 2019 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.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Alofi, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

More about the Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Alofi on Sunday, January 20, 2019

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 AlofiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsJan 20 at 3:38 PM80°East45.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial eclipse beginsJan 20 at 4:37 PM77°East-northeast32.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJan 20 at 5:43 PM74°East-northeast17.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJan 20 at 6:12 PM72°East-northeast11.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJan 20 at 6:42 PM70°East-northeast5.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJan 20 at 7:03 PM68°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in AlofiJan 20 at 7:05 PM68°East-northeast0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Alofi would be around this time.
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.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 20 at 7:48 PM65°East-northeast8.9° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 20 at 8:47 PM58°East-northeast20.7° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Alofi (NUT - Niue Time).

Other eclipses visible in Alofi

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
Alofi
Looks like in
Alofi
Path of the eclipse
Apr 14, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 7 / Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 3 / Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27, 2015LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 22 / Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 16, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7, 2017LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 30 / Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 27, 2018LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20, 2019LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 2, 2019SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 29 / Nov 30, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 25 / May 26, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 18 / Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 15, 2022LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 7 / Nov 8, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 19, 2023SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 5, 2023LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 24, 2024LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 2, 2024SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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