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Flag for American Samoa May 25, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pago Pago, American Samoa

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 12:18 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Pago Pago: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, May 25, 2021 at 9:47 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 12:18 AM

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 2:49 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes

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May 25, 2021 – May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pago Pago

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Pago Pago. 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
10:44 PM May 2512:18 AM May 261:52 AM May 26
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Local times for eclipse in Pago Pago on Wednesday, May 26, 2021

EventTime in Pago PagoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 25 at 9:47 PM105°East-southeast54.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 25 at 10:44 PM109°East-southeast66.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 12:11 AM162°South-southeast83.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 26 at 12:18 AM176°South83.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 26 at 12:25 AM191°South83.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 26 at 1:52 AM249°West-southwest67.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 26 at 2:49 AM253°West-southwest54.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Pago Pago (SST – Samoa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Pago Pago

Eclipse Visibility from Pago PagoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 25 / May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15LunarPartial
Total
2022Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Apr 19SolarPartial
Total
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
Annular
2025Mar 13LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 7LunarPartial
Total
2025Sep 21SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 27LunarPartial
Partial
2027Aug 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Total
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