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Eclipses in Amsterdam Island, French Southern Territories (Île Amsterdam)

May 26, 2021 at 4:50 pm
Max View in Amsterdam Island
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Amsterdam Island
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 4:40 pm
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 4:50 pm 0.840 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:49 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes
Location

May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Amsterdam Island

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:47 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction South-southeast 147°
-25.7°
2:44 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Southeast 135°
-18.8°
4:11 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 120°
-5.8°
4:18 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 119°
-4.6°
4:25 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 118°
-2.8°
4:40 pm Wed, May 26RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-southeast 116°
-0.2°
4:50 pm Wed, May 26
Maximum in Amsterdam Island This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Amsterdam Island. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Amsterdam Island because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction East-southeast 115°
1.2°
5:52 pm Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 106°
12.0°
6:49 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 99°
22.7°

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Amsterdam Island, 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.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Amsterdam Island

Eclipse Visibility From Amsterdam IslandVisibility Worldwide
May 26, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 16, 2022 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 8, 2022 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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