Dec 9 – Dec 10, 2030 Penumbral 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
- North/East Australia
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
- Indian Ocean
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Tokyo, Japan
- Paris, France
- Rome, Italy
- New Delhi, Delhi, India
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Cairo, Egypt
- Algiers, Algeria
- Madrid, Spain
- Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Bangkok, Thailand
- Ankara, Turkey
- Brussels, Belgium
- Athens, Greece
- Moscow, Russia
- Baghdad, Iraq
- Jakarta, Jakarta Special Capital Region, Indonesia
- Buenos Aires, Argentina
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 Seattle*||Visible in Seattle|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Dec 9 at 8:09 PM||Dec 9 at 12:09 PM||No, below horizon|
|Maximum Eclipse||Dec 9 at 10:27 PM||Dec 9 at 2:27 PM||No, below horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Dec 10 at 12:45 AM||Dec 9 at 4:45 PM||Yes|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Seattle some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.