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Flag for Papua New Guinea November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at 8:59 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Port Moresby: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 6:02 PM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 8:59 PM

Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 11:56 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes

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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Port Moresby

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Port Moresby. 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
7:09 PM Nov 88:59 PM Nov 810:49 PM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Port Moresby on Tuesday, November 8, 2022

EventTime in Port MoresbyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 6:02 PM73°East-northeast0.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
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 beginsNov 8 at 7:09 PM70°East-northeast14.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 8:16 PM64°East-northeast29.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 8:59 PM59°East-northeast38.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 9:41 PM52°Northeast46.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 10:49 PM33°North-northeast57.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 11:56 PMNorth62.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Port Moresby (PGT – Papua New Guinea Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Port Moresby

Eclipse Visibility from Port MoresbyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
Annular
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
Total
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
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