Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar Eclipse
What this lunar eclipse looks like
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- Much of Asia
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
Total eclipse visible in:
Locations being able to see at least parts of the Total part.
- Rome, Italy
- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
- Algiers, Algeria
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Brussels, Belgium
- Athens, Greece
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Berlin, Berlin, Germany
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Bucharest, Romania
- Paris, France
- Budapest, Hungary
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Caracas, Venezuela
- Madrid, Spain
- Casablanca, Morocco
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Moscow, Russia
Partial eclipse visible in:
When the eclipse happens worldwideLunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time.
The times displayed might be a minute or two off actual times.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in New York*||Visible in New York|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Jan 21 at 2:38 AM||Jan 20 at 9:38 PM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Jan 21 at 3:37 AM||Jan 20 at 10:37 PM||Yes|
|Full Eclipse begins||Jan 21 at 4:43 AM||Jan 20 at 11:43 PM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Jan 21 at 5:12 AM||Jan 21 at 12:12 AM||Yes|
|Full Eclipse ends||Jan 21 at 5:42 AM||Jan 21 at 12:42 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Jan 21 at 6:48 AM||Jan 21 at 1:48 AM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Jan 21 at 7:47 AM||Jan 21 at 2:47 AM||Yes|
* The Moon is above the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions in New York, the entire eclipse is visible.