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Jan 31, 2018 at 7:10 am
Max View in Gatineau

Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Gatineau

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 5:51 am

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:10 am 0.37 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:25 am

Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

Location

January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Gatineau

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
5:51 am Wed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 279°
14.4°
6:48 am Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 288°
5.1°
7:10 am Wed, Jan 31
Maximal Eclipse visible in Gatineau The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Gatineau would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-northwest 292°
1.7°
7:23 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMoonset Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 294°
-0.0°
7:51 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 299°
-4.9°
8:29 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction Northwest 306°
-10.3°
9:07 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 313°
-15.3°
10:11 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction North-northwest 326°
-22.2°
11:08 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction North-northwest 340°
-26.5°

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Gatineau, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Gatineau

Eclipse Visibility From GatineauVisibility Worldwide
Jan 31, 2018 Partial 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 4/5, 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 Gatineau, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.