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Flag for Taiwan May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Taichung, Taiwan

Max view in Taichung
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 7:19 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Taichung: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 4:47 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 7:19 PM

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 9:49 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes

Location

May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Taichung

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Taichung, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

More about the May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:32 PM May 267:19 PM May 268:52 PM May 26
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Local times for eclipse in Taichung on Wednesday, May 26, 2021

EventTime in TaichungDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 4:47 PM103°East-southeast22.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 5:44 PM108°East-southeast10.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 26 at 6:32 PM113°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 7:11 PM117°East-southeast7.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Maximum EclipseMay 26 at 7:18 PM118°East-southeast8.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsMay 26 at 7:25 PM119°East-southeast9.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 26 at 8:52 PM131°Southeast25.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 26 at 9:49 PM142°Southeast33.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Taichung (CST – China Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Taichung

Eclipse Visibility from TaichungVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
Annular
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarPartial
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
Total
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Taichung, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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