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Eclipses in Adelaide, SA, Australia

Nov 30, 2020 at 8:12 pm
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Adelaide
Begins: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 8:07 pm
Maximum: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 8:12 pm -0.262 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 10:23 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 16 minutes
Location

November 30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Adelaide

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:02 pm Mon, Nov 30Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 80°
-24.1°
8:07 pm Mon, Nov 30RisingMoonrise Rising, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase will make the moon so dim that it will be extremely difficult to view until moon gets higher in the sky or the total phase ends.Map direction East-northeast 64°
-0.2°
8:12 pm Mon, Nov 30
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction East-northeast 63°
0.7°
10:23 pm Mon, Nov 30
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Northeast 41°
20.7°

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Adelaide

Eclipse Visibility From AdelaideVisibility Worldwide
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 8–9, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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