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Jan 31, 2018 at 6:29 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Dawson Creek

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 3:51 am

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 6:29 am 1.32 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 9:03 am

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dawson Creek

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
3:51 am Wed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southwest 235°
39.9°
4:48 am Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 249°
32.9°
5:51 am Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 263°
24.5°
6:29 am Wed, Jan 31
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 270°
19.3°
7:07 am Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 278°
14.1°
8:11 am Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 290°
5.8°
9:01 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMoonset Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 299°
-0.0°
9:08 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 301°
-0.7°

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Dawson Creek. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red. Check the weather for Dawson Creek.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dawson Creek

Eclipse Visibility From Dawson CreekVisibility 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
Jul 4, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

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