Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
What this lunar eclipse looks like
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
BETA: This is a temporary animation, it would look different in real life. We hope to fix that issue soon.
Click the 'play' button to view the animation. The pause button can also be used to temporarily suspend the animation.
Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- North in Europe
- Parts of Asia
- Parts of North America
- East in South America
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
- Tokyo, Japan
- Guatemala, Guatemala
- Beijing, China
- Havana, Cuba
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Hong Kong, Hong Kong
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Caracas, Venezuela
- Lima, Lima, Peru
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Manila, Philippines
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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 Washington DC*||Visible in Washington DC|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Nov 30 at 7:35 AM||Nov 30 at 2:35 AM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Nov 30 at 9:44 AM||Nov 30 at 4:44 AM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Nov 30 at 11:53 AM||Nov 30 at 6:53 AM||Yes|
* The Moon is over the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions in Washington DC, the entire eclipse is visible.