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Flag for USA December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — New York, New York, USA

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Thursday, December 20, 2029 at 5:41 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

New York: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 2:42 PM

Maximum: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 5:41 PM

Ends: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 8:40 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — New York

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in New York. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
4:27 PM Dec 205:41 PM Dec 207:28 PM Dec 20
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Local times for eclipse in New York on Thursday, December 20, 2029

EventTime in New YorkDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 20 at 2:42:52 PM41°Northeast15.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 20 at 3:55:18 PM54°Northeast5.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseDec 20 at 4:27:08 PM59°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsDec 20 at 5:15:06 PM66°East-northeast7.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Maximum EclipseDec 20 at 5:41:54 PM70°East-northeast11.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 20 at 6:08:45 PM74°East-northeast16.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 20 at 7:28:34 PM86°East30.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 20 at 8:40:53 PM97°East44.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for New York (EST – Eastern Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in New York

Eclipse Visibility From New YorkVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarPenumbral
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2025Mar 29SolarPartial
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
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 New York, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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