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Flag for U.S.A. November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A.

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at 5:59 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Charleston: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 3:02 AM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:59 AM

Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 8:56 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes


November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Charleston

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Charleston. 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
4:09 AM Nov 85:59 AM Nov 86:48 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Charleston on Tuesday, November 8, 2022

EventTime in CharlestonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 3:02:15 AM260°West44.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 4:09:12 AM270°West31.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 5:16:39 AM278°West17.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 5:59:11 AM284°West-northwest9.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 6:41:36 AM289°West-northwest1.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetNov 8 at 6:48:17 AM290°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 7:49:03 AM299°West-northwest11.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 8:56:09 AM310°Northwest22.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Charleston (EST – Eastern Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Charleston

Eclipse Visibility from CharlestonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarPartial
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
2029Jan 14SolarPartial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Charleston, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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