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Flag for USA December 31, 2028 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

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Sunday, December 31, 2028 at 6:51 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Honolulu: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Dec 31, 2028 at 4:03 AM

Maximum: Sun, Dec 31, 2028 at 6:51 AM

Ends: Sun, Dec 31, 2028 at 9:40 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes


December 31, 2028 — 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 partialMaxMoonset
5:07 AM Dec 316:51 AM Dec 317:12 AM Dec 31
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Local times for eclipse in Honolulu on Sunday, December 31, 2028

EventTime in HonoluluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 31 at 4:03:47 AM283°West-northwest39.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 31 at 5:07:35 AM286°West-northwest25.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 31 at 6:16:20 AM291°West-northwest11.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 31 at 6:51:57 AM293°West-northwest3.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
MoonsetDec 31 at 7:12:35 AM295°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsDec 31 at 7:27:38 AM296°West-northwest2.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsDec 31 at 8:36:24 AM303°West-northwest17.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 31 at 9:40:04 AM313°Northwest28.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Honolulu (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Honolulu

Eclipse Visibility From HonoluluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 25 / May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15LunarPartial
2022Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2024Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2025Sep 7LunarPenumbral
2026Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 27LunarPartial
2027Aug 16LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPenumbral
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
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