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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Wollongong, NSW, Australia

Nov 8, 2022 at 9:59 pm
Max View in Wollongong, New South Wales
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Wollongong, New South Wales
Began: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 7:21 pm
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 9:59 pm 1.359 Magnitude
Ended: Wed, Nov 9, 2022 at 12:56 am
Duration: 5 hours, 35 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


November 8–9, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Wollongong

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Wollongong. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (AEDT) for Wollongong. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.2 seconds.

7:02 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 72°
7:21 pm Tue, Nov 8RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-northeast 70°
8:09 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 63°
9:16 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northeast 51°
9:59 pm Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Northeast 43°
10:41 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northeast 33°
11:49 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northeast 16°
12:56 am Wed, Nov 9
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction North 356°

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Wollongong

Eclipse Visibility From WollongongVisibility Worldwide
Oct 29, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 22, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Wollongong, or the path map image for global details.

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