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Flag for U.S.A. January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Wake Island, Wake Island, U.S.A.

Max view in Wake Island
Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 1:30 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Wake Island: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 10:51 PM

Maximum: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 1:30 AM

Ends: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 4:08 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

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January 31, 2018 – February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Wake Island

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Wake 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 311:30 AM Feb 13:11 AM Feb 1
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Local times for eclipse in Wake Island on Thursday, February 1, 2018

EventTime in Wake IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 10:51 PM89°East59.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 11:48 PM94°East72.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsFeb 1 at 12:51 AM127°Southeast86.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseFeb 1 at 1:29 AM249°West-southwest83.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 2:07 AM263°West75.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 3:11 AM270°West60.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 4:08 AM274°West47.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Wake Island (WAKT – Wake Time).

Eclipses visible in Wake Island

Eclipse Visibility from Wake IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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