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Flag for Venezuela November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Caracas, Venezuela

Max view in Caracas
Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at 5:47 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Caracas: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 3:32 AM

Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:47 AM

Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 9:26 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes

Location

November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Caracas

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Caracas, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
4:39 AM Nov 85:47 AM Nov 85:49 AM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Caracas on Tuesday, November 8, 2022

EventTime in CaracasDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 3:32 AM283°West-northwest31.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 4:39 AM284°West-northwest15.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 5:46 AM287°West-northwest0.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximal Eclipse visible in CaracasNov 8 at 5:47 AM287°West-northwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Caracas would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetNov 8 at 5:49 AM287°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 6:29 AM289°West-northwest9.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 7:11 AM292°West-northwest18.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 8:19 AM298°West-northwest33.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 8 at 9:26 AM309°Northwest46.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Caracas (VET – Venezuelan Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Caracas

Eclipse Visibility from CaracasVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarPartial
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8LunarPartial
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2023Oct 28LunarPenumbral
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarPartial
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Caracas, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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