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Eclipses in São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil

May 26, 2021 at 6:29 am
Near max in São José dos Campos
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in São José dos Campos
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 5:47 am
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:30 am -0.235 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:32 am
Duration: 45 minutes
Location

May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — São José dos Campos

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in São José dos Campos. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (BRT) for São José dos Campos.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:47 am Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 251°
8.6°
6:30 am Wed, May 26
Maximum in São José dos Campos This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in São José dos Campos. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in São José dos Campos 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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West-southwest 247°
0.2°
6:32 am Wed, May 26SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-southwest 247°
-0.2°
6:44 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 246°
-2.7°
8:11 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 236°
-19.9°
8:18 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction Southwest 235°
-21.2°
8:25 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Southwest 234°
-22.4°
9:52 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Southwest 218°
-36.1°
10:49 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction South-southwest 204°
-42.5°

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in São José dos Campos, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in São José dos Campos

Eclipse Visibility From São José dos CamposVisibility Worldwide
May 26, 2021 Penumbral 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
May 15–16, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 8, 2022 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

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