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Jan 31, 2018 at 7:29 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Baker Lake

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 4:51 am

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:29 am 1.32 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 9:14 am

Duration: 4 hours, 24 minutes

Location

January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Baker Lake

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
4:51 am Wed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 254°
25.4°
5:48 am Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West 267°
19.4°
6:51 am Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 281°
12.7°
7:29 am Wed, Jan 31
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 289°
8.8°
8:07 am Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 297°
5.2°
9:11 am Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
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 Northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Northwest 310°
0.0°
9:11 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMoonset Below horizonMap direction Northwest 310°
-0.0°
10:08 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 323°
-4.7°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Baker Lake

Eclipse Visibility From Baker LakeVisibility Worldwide
Jan 31, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North/East Africa, North America, North/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Jan 20/21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 11, 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 4/5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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