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Flag for Norfolk Island January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kingston, Norfolk Island

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Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 1:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Kingston: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 10:21 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 1:00 AM

Ends: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 3:38 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes


January 31, 2018 – February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kingston

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Kingston. 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
11:18 PM Jan 311:00 AM Feb 12:41 AM Feb 1
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Local times for eclipse in Kingston on Thursday, February 1, 2018

EventTime in KingstonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 10:21 PM36°Northeast34.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 11:18 PM22°North-northeast40.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsFeb 1 at 12:21 AMNorth43.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseFeb 1 at 12:59 AM350°North42.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 1:37 AM339°North-northwest40.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 2:41 AM322°Northwest34.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 3:38 AM310°Northwest25.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kingston (NFT – Norfolk Time).

Eclipses visible in Kingston

Eclipse Visibility from KingstonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
2019Jul 17LunarPenumbral
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