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Flag for United Kingdom January 9, 2001 — Total Lunar Eclipse — London, England, United Kingdom

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Tuesday, January 9, 2001 at 8:20 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


London: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 5:45 PM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 8:20 PM

Ended: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 10:56 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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January 9, 2001 — Total Lunar Eclipse — London

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in London. 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
6:42 PM Jan 98:20 PM Jan 99:58 PM Jan 9
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Local times for eclipse in London on Tuesday, January 9, 2001

EventTime in LondonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 5:45 PM73°East-northeast14.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 6:42 PM83°East22.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 7:50 PM95°East32.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 9 at 8:20 PM102°East-southeast37.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 9 at 8:51 PM108°East-southeast41.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 9 at 9:58 PM126°Southeast50.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 9 at 10:56 PM145°Southeast56.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for London (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in London

Eclipse Visibility from LondonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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