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Eclipses in McMurdo, Antarctica (McMurdo Station, Ross Island)

Jul 17, 2019 at 9:30 am
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in McMurdo

Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 6:43 am

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 9:30 am 0.65 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 12:17 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes

Location

July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — McMurdo

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:43 am Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 267°
21.2°
8:01 am Wed, Jul 17
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 249°
17.3°
9:30 am Wed, Jul 17
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 229°
13.3°
10:59 am Wed, Jul 17
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southwest 209°
10.4°
12:17 pm Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Map direction South-southwest 191°
9.0°

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from McMurdo. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in McMurdo

Eclipse Visibility From McMurdoVisibility Worldwide
Jul 17, 2019 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 12, 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 6, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jul 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 26–27, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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