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October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk, Greenland, Greenland

Oct 28, 2023 at 6:14 pm
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Nuuk
Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 4:24 pm
Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 6:14 pm 0.122 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 8:26 pm
Duration: 4 hours, 1 minute
Location

October 28, 2023 — Partial 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 (WGST) for Nuuk.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:01 pm Sat, Oct 28Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 42°
-1.4°
4:24 pm Sat, Oct 28RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction Northeast 47°
-0.2°
5:35 pm Sat, Oct 28
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 63°
4.5°
6:14 pm Sat, Oct 28
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 72°
7.6°
6:52 pm Sat, Oct 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 80°
10.9°
8:26 pm Sat, Oct 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East-southeast 101°
19.1°

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

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