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December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dikhil, Djibouti

Dec 21, 2029 at 1:42 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Dikhil
Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 10:42 pm
Maximum: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 1:42 am 1.117 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 4:41 am
Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.

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December 20–21, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dikhil

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
10:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Northeast 54°
67.2°
11:55 pm Thu, Dec 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction North 10°
77.6°
1:15 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northwest 308°
69.6°
1:42 am Fri, Dec 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 301°
64.3°
2:08 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 296°
58.6°
3:28 am Fri, Dec 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 291°
41.1°
4:41 am Fri, Dec 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-northwest 290°
24.9°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dikhil

Eclipse Visibility From DikhilVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 28, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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

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