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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk, Greenland, Greenland

Nov 8, 2022 at 7:59 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Nuuk
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:02 am
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 7:59 am 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 9:59 am
Duration: 4 hours, 57 minutes
Location

November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Nuuk. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (WGT) for Nuuk.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:02 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 260°
19.8°
6:09 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West 276°
14.4°
7:16 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 291°
9.2°
7:59 am Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 300°
6.1°
8:41 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Map direction Northwest 310°
3.4°
9:49 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to Northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Northwest 325°
0.2°
9:59 am Tue, Nov 8SettingMoonset SettingMap direction North-northwest 327°
-0.2°
10:56 am Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction North-northwest 340°
-1.8°

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 Nuuk

Eclipse Visibility From NuukVisibility Worldwide
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 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Nuuk, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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