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Flag for USA May 25, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adak, Alaska, USA

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 2:18 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Adak: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, May 25, 2021 at 11:47 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 2:18 AM

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 4:49 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes


May 25, 2021 – May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adak

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Adak. 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
12:44 AM May 262:18 AM May 263:52 AM May 26
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Local times for eclipse in Adak on Wednesday, May 26, 2021

EventTime in AdakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 25 at 11:47:39 PM140°Southeast7.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 12:44:58 AM152°South-southeast12.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 2:11:26 AM172°South16.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 26 at 2:18:42 AM174°South16.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 26 at 2:25:54 AM175°South16.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 26 at 3:52:23 AM196°South-southwest14.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 26 at 4:49:44 AM208°South-southwest11.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Adak (HADT – Hawaii-Aleutian Daylight Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Adak

Eclipse Visibility From AdakVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 25 / May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28LunarPenumbral
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2025Sep 7LunarPartial
2026Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
2027Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Dec 20LunarPenumbral
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