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December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Monte Seco, Distrito de Faro, Portugal

Dec 20, 2029 at 10:42 pm
Max View in Monte Seco
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Monte Seco
Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 7:42 pm
Maximum: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 10:42 pm 1.117 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 1:41 am
Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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December 20–21, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Monte Seco

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 70.4 seconds.

7:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East 81°
8:55 pm Thu, Dec 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East 91°
10:15 pm Thu, Dec 20
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East-southeast 106°
10:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-southeast 113°
11:08 pm Thu, Dec 20
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 122°
12:28 am Fri, Dec 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South 175°
1:41 am Fri, Dec 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 228°

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 Monte Seco

Eclipse Visibility From Monte SecoVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

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

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