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Eclipses in Macquarie Island, Tas, Australia

Nov 19, 2021 at 8:12 pm
Max View in Macquarie Island
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Macquarie Island
Begins: Fri, Nov 19, 2021 at 8:07 pm
Maximum: Fri, Nov 19, 2021 at 8:12 pm 0.962 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Nov 19, 2021 at 11:03 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 56 minutes
Location

November 19, 2021 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Macquarie Island

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:02 pm Fri, Nov 19Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 91°
-25.0°
6:18 pm Fri, Nov 19Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 76°
-14.5°
8:02 pm Fri, Nov 19Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 56°
-0.6°
8:07 pm Fri, Nov 19RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction Northeast 55°
-0.2°
8:12 pm Fri, Nov 19
Maximum in Macquarie Island This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Macquarie Island. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Macquarie Island because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to Northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Northeast 54°
0.2°
9:47 pm Fri, Nov 19
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Map direction Northeast 34°
8.9°
11:03 pm Fri, Nov 19
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction North-northeast 17°
13.5°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Macquarie Island. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Macquarie Island

Eclipse Visibility From Macquarie IslandVisibility Worldwide
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
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 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
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
May 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 Macquarie Island, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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