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December 31, 2028 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China (Kuaiji)

Jan 1, 2029 at 12:52 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Shaoxing, Zhejiang
Begins: Sun, Dec 31, 2028 at 10:03 pm
Maximum: Mon, Jan 1, 2029 at 12:52 am 1.246 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Jan 1, 2029 at 3:40 am
Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


December 31, 2028–January 1, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Shaoxing

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

10:03 pm Sun, Dec 31
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East 97°
11:07 pm Sun, Dec 31
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-southeast 117°
12:16 am Mon, Jan 1
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South-southwest 210°
12:52 am Mon, Jan 1
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 242°
1:27 am Mon, Jan 1
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 255°
2:36 am Mon, Jan 1
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 267°
3:40 am Mon, Jan 1
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 274°

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 Shaoxing. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Shaoxing

Eclipse Visibility From ShaoxingVisibility Worldwide
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Jul 6–7, 2028 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Dec 31, 2028–Jan 1, 2029 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

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