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Flag for South Georgia/Sandwich Is. January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is. (Grytviken)

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Monday, January 21, 2019 at 3:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


King Edward Point: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 12:36 AM

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 3:12 AM

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 5:48 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

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January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — King Edward Point

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in King Edward Point. 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 partialMaxMoonset
1:33 AM Jan 213:12 AM Jan 214:33 AM Jan 21
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Local times for eclipse in King Edward Point on Monday, January 21, 2019

EventTime in King Edward PointDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 12:36 AM359°North14.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 1:33 AM345°North-northwest13.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 2:41 AM330°North-northwest9.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 21 at 3:12 AM324°Northwest7.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Total Eclipse endsJan 21 at 3:43 AM317°Northwest4.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
MoonsetJan 21 at 4:33 AM307°Northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJan 21 at 4:50 AM304°Northwest1.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 21 at 5:48 AM293°West-northwest9.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for King Edward Point (GST – South Georgia Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in King Edward Point

Eclipse Visibility from King Edward PointVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
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