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Eclipses in Southern California, California, USA

Nov 30, 2020 at 1:42 am
Max View in Southern California
Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Southern California
Began: Sun, Nov 29, 2020 at 11:32 pm
Maximum: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 1:42 am -0.262 Magnitude
Ended: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 3:53 am
Duration: 4 hours, 21 minutes
Location

Upcoming Eclipse: December 14, 2020 — Total Solar Eclipse is not visible in Southern California. See animation and where it can be seen

November 29–30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Southern California

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Southern California. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (PST) for Southern California.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:32 pm Sun, Nov 29
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South 179°
75.6°
1:42 am Mon, Nov 30
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 251°
58.6°
3:53 am Mon, Nov 30
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 273°
32.8°


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Southern California

Eclipse Visibility From Southern CaliforniaVisibility Worldwide
May 26, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 18–19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
May 15, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

Note: Click on the date link for details in Southern California, or the path map image for global details.

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