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Flag for USA January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 3:29 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Honolulu: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 12:51 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 3:29 AM

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 6:08 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes


January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Honolulu

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Honolulu. 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
1:48 AM Jan 313:29 AM Jan 315:11 AM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Honolulu on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in HonoluluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 12:51:13 AM218°Southwest84.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 1:48:27 AM259°West-southwest73.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 2:51:47 AM268°West58.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 3:29:51 AM271°West50.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 4:07:51 AM274°West41.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 31 at 5:11:11 AM278°West27.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 31 at 6:08:29 AM282°West-northwest14.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Honolulu (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Honolulu

Eclipse Visibility From HonoluluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Jun 5VenusTransit
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
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