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Jan 21, 2019 at 1:12 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Truro

Begins: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 10:36 pm

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 1:12 am 1.20 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 3:48 am

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 20–21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Truro

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
10:36 pm Sun, Jan 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 131°
57.0°
11:33 pm Sun, Jan 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southeast 155°
62.9°
12:41 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South 189°
64.3°
1:12 am Mon, Jan 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southwest 205°
62.6°
1:43 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 218°
59.8°
2:50 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 241°
50.9°
3:48 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 254°
41.7°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Truro

Eclipse Visibility From TruroVisibility Worldwide
Jan 20–21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 16, 2019 Penumbral 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
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 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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