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Eclipses in Penrith, NSW, Australia

May 26, 2021 at 9:18 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Penrith
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:47 pm
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 9:18 pm 1.009 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 11:49 pm
Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes
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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Penrith

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:47 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East 99°
22.1°
7:44 pm Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East 92°
33.6°
9:11 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East 80°
51.1°
9:18 pm Wed, May 26
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East 79°
52.6°
9:25 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-northeast 78°
54.0°
10:52 pm Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northeast 53°
70.2°
11:49 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction North-northeast 11°
76.9°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Penrith

Eclipse Visibility From PenrithVisibility Worldwide
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
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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