Nov 19, 2021 Partial 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 Europe
- Much of Asia
- North/West Africa
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
- Indian Ocean
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
- Seoul, South Korea
- Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
- Tokyo, Japan
- Guatemala, Guatemala
- Beijing, China
- Havana, Cuba
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Santiago, Chile
- Lima, Lima, Peru
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Caracas, Venezuela
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Melbourne, Victoria, 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 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, below horizon|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Washington DC some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.