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Flag for U.S.A. January 30, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Howland Island, U.S.A.

Max view in Howland Island
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 1:29 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Howland Island: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 10:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 1:29 AM

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 4:08 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes


January 30, 2018 – January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Howland Island

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Howland Island. 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
11:48 PM Jan 301:29 AM Jan 313:11 AM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Howland Island on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in Howland IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 30 at 10:51 PM41°Northeast67.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 30 at 11:48 PMNorth73.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 12:51 AM321°Northwest68.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 1:29 AM307°Northwest61.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 2:07 AM299°West-northwest54.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 31 at 3:11 AM292°West-northwest40.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 31 at 4:08 AM289°West-northwest27.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Howland Island (AoE – Anywhere on Earth).

Eclipses visible in Howland Island

Eclipse Visibility from Howland IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 20LunarTotal
2011Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2014Apr 14LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20LunarPartial
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