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December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sanikiluaq, Nunavut, Canada

Dec 20, 2029 at 5:42 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Sanikiluaq, Nunavut
Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 3:29 pm
Maximum: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 5:42 pm 1.117 Magnitude
Ends: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 8:41 pm
Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sanikiluaq

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

2:42 pm Thu, Dec 20Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 35°
3:29 pm Thu, Dec 20RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction Northeast 44°
3:55 pm Thu, Dec 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Map direction Northeast 49°
5:15 pm Thu, Dec 20
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East-northeast 65°
5:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-northeast 70°
6:08 pm Thu, Dec 20
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-northeast 75°
7:28 pm Thu, Dec 20
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 91°
8:41 pm Thu, Dec 20
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East-southeast 106°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Sanikiluaq

Eclipse Visibility From SanikiluaqVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Sanikiluaq, or the path map image for global details.

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