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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Barahona, Provincia de Barahona, Dominican Republic

May 26, 2021 at 6:03 am
Max View in Barahona
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Barahona
Began: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 4:47 am
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:03 am 0.286 Magnitude
Ended: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:10 am
Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes

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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Barahona

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:47 am Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 241°
16.4°
5:45 am Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 246°
4.7°
6:03 am Wed, May 26
Maximum in Barahona This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Barahona. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Barahona because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-southwest 247°
1.0°
6:10 am Wed, May 26SettingMoonset Setting, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase makes the Moon so dim before it sets, that it might disappear from view some time before it sets.Map direction West-southwest 248°
-0.2°
7:11 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 252°
-14.0°
7:18 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 252°
-15.6°
7:25 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 252°
-17.1°
8:52 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 256°
-36.1°
9:49 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 258°
-48.7°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Barahona

Eclipse Visibility From BarahonaVisibility Worldwide
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Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

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

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