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Flag for South Africa January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Springbok, South Africa

Max view in Springbok
Monday, January 21, 2019 at 5:54 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Springbok: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 4:36 AM

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 5:54 AM

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 9:48 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

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January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Springbok

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
5:33 AM Jan 215:54 AM Jan 216:04 AM Jan 21
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Local times for eclipse in Springbok on Monday, January 21, 2019

EventTime in SpringbokDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 4:36 AM306°Northwest15.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 5:33 AM298°West-northwest5.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in SpringbokJan 21 at 5:54 AM295°West-northwest1.6°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Springbok would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetJan 21 at 6:04 AM294°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 6:41 AM290°West-northwest7.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJan 21 at 7:12 AM286°West-northwest13.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJan 21 at 7:43 AM283°West-northwest19.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJan 21 at 8:50 AM276°West33.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 21 at 9:48 AM270°West45.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Springbok (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Springbok

Eclipse Visibility from SpringbokVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
Partial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Springbok, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100