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Eclipses in Port Hedland, WA, Australia

May 26, 2021 at 7:18 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Port Hedland
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 5:27 pm
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 7:18 pm 1.009 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 9:49 pm
Duration: 4 hours, 22 minutes
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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Port Hedland

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:47 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 115°
-9.2°
5:27 pm Wed, May 26RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-southeast 111°
-0.2°
5:44 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 East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 110°
3.0°
7:11 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East-southeast 104°
21.5°
7:18 pm Wed, May 26
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-southeast 104°
23.1°
7:25 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 104°
24.6°
8:52 pm Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 99°
43.9°
9:49 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 97°
56.8°

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

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Port Hedland

Eclipse Visibility From Port HedlandVisibility 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, 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 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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