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September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Maniitsoq, Greenland (Sukkertoppen)

Sep 18, 2024 at 1:44 am
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Maniitsoq
Begins: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 11:41 pm
Maximum: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 1:44 am 0.085 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 3:47 am
Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


September 17–18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Maniitsoq

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Maniitsoq. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (WGST) for Maniitsoq. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.2 seconds.

11:41 pm Tue, Sep 17
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 137°
1:12 am Wed, Sep 18
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southeast 160°
1:44 am Wed, Sep 18
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southeast 168°
2:15 am Wed, Sep 18
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South 176°
3:47 am Wed, Sep 18
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South-southwest 200°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Maniitsoq. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Maniitsoq

Eclipse Visibility From ManiitsoqVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

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