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Eclipses in San Jose, Costa Rica

Jan 20, 2019 at 11:12 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in San Jose

Begins: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 8:36 pm

Maximum: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 11:12 pm 1.20 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 1:48 am

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 20–21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — San Jose

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
8:36 pm Sun, Jan 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-northeast 70°
43.7°
9:33 pm Sun, Jan 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-northeast 67°
56.5°
10:41 pm Sun, Jan 20
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northeast 54°
70.8°
11:12 pm Sun, Jan 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Northeast 38°
76.3°
11:43 pm Sun, Jan 20
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction North
79.4°
12:50 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northwest 307°
72.2°
1:48 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-northwest 293°
60.2°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in San Jose

Eclipse Visibility From San JoseVisibility Worldwide
Jan 20–21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 2, 2019 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South in North America, Much of South America, Pacific
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
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

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