Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Washington DC – Dec 21, 2010 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Washington DC on Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.Washington DC (EST - Eastern Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Washington DC
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Apr 8, 2005||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Mar 14, 2006||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 3, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 28, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 5, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 26, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Dec 21, 2010||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 10, 2011||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jun 4, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Oct 18, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 3, 2013||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 15, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 8, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 23, 2014||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 4, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 27 / Sep 28, 2015||Lunar||Total||Total|
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