Nov 19, 2021 Partial 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.
Stages in eclipse
- Penumbral Eclipse just started
- Penumbral Eclipse in good progress
- Partial Eclipse starts
- Maximum Eclipse
- Full Eclipse ends
- Penumbral Eclipse continues
- Penumbral Eclipse about to end
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...
- Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
- Guam (Hagåtña), Guam
- Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
- Beijing, China
- Pyongyang, North Korea
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Seoul, South Korea
- Melekeok, Palau
- Wellington, New Zealand
- Taipei, Taiwan
- Honiara, Solomon Islands
- Tokyo, Japan
- Palikir, Ponape, Micronesia
- Shanghai, China
- Auckland, New Zealand
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
- Manila, Philippines
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 19 at 6:04 AM||Nov 19 at 1:04 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Nov 19 at 7:21 AM||Nov 19 at 2:21 AM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Nov 19 at 9:04 AM||Nov 19 at 4:04 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Nov 19 at 10:47 AM||Nov 19 at 5:47 AM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Nov 19 at 12:03 PM||Nov 19 at 7:03 AM||No, under horizon|
* The Moon is under the horizon in Washington DC some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.