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Eclipses in Suez, Egypt

Jan 21, 2019 at 6:39 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Suez

Begins: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 4:36 am

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 6:39 am 0.98 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 6:48 am

Duration: 2 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Suez

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:36 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 279°
25.6°
5:33 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-northwest 285°
13.9°
6:39 am Mon, Jan 21
Maximum in Suez This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Suez. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Suez because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-northwest 292°
1.3°
6:41 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction West-northwest 292°
1.0°
6:48 am Mon, Jan 21SettingMoonset Setting, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase makes the Moon so dim before it sets, that it might disappear from view some time before it sets.Map direction West-northwest 293°
-0.2°
7:12 am Mon, Jan 21Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 296°
-5.3°
7:43 am Mon, Jan 21Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 300°
-10.9°
8:50 am Mon, Jan 21Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 310°
-22.3°
9:48 am Mon, Jan 21Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 321°
-30.6°

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Suez, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight. Check the weather for Suez.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Suez

Eclipse Visibility From SuezVisibility Worldwide
Jan 21, 2019 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 16–17, 2019 Partial 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
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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