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Eclipses in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jan 21, 2019 at 3:12 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Rio de Janeiro

Began: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 12:36 am

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 3:12 am 1.20 Magnitude

Ended: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 5:48 am

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

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January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rio de Janeiro

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Rio de Janeiro. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (BRST) for Rio de Janeiro.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:36 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction North
45.5°
1:33 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction North-northwest 348°
45.1°
2:41 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction North-northwest 329°
39.7°
3:12 am Mon, Jan 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Northwest 321°
35.8°
3:43 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northwest 315°
31.2°
4:50 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northwest 304°
19.8°
5:48 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 296°
8.9°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Rio de Janeiro

Eclipse Visibility From Rio de JaneiroVisibility Worldwide
Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 2, 2019 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South in North America, Much of South America, Pacific
Jul 16, 2019 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 11, 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Rio de Janeiro, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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