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December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — 55°46'59"N, 49°10'00"E

Dec 21, 2029 at 1:42 am
Max View in 55°46'59"N, 49°10'00"E
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in 55°46'59"N, 49°10'00"E
Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 10:42 pm
Maximum: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 1:42 am 1.117 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 4:41 am
Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


December 20–21, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — 55°46'59"N, 49°10'00"E

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

10:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southeast 158°
11:55 pm Thu, Dec 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South 187°
1:15 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Southwest 217°
1:42 am Fri, Dec 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 226°
2:08 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 234°
3:28 am Fri, Dec 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 254°
4:41 am Fri, Dec 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 270°

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 55°46'59"N, 49°10'00"E

Eclipse Visibility From 55°46'59"N, 49°10'00"EVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 28, 2026 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in 55°46'59"N, 49°10'00"E, or the path map image for global details.

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