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Eclipses in Davis, Antarctica (Davis Base, Vestfold Hills)

May 26, 2021 at 6:18 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Davis

Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 3:47 pm

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:18 pm 1.009 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 8:49 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes

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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Davis

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:47 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction South-southeast 150°
1.2°
4:44 pm 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 Southeast.
Map direction Southeast 137°
4.2°
6:11 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East-southeast 119°
10.2°
6:18 pm Wed, May 26
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-southeast 117°
10.8°
6:25 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 115°
11.4°
7:52 pm Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 97°
18.8°
8:49 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 84°
24.0°

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Davis. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Davis

Eclipse Visibility From DavisVisibility Worldwide
May 26, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Dec 4, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South in Australia, South in Africa, South in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 16, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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

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