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Eclipses in Nuuk, Greenland (Godthåb)

Nov 30, 2020 at 6:42 am
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Nuuk

Begins: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 4:32 am

Maximum: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 6:42 am -0.262 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 8:53 am

Duration: 4 hours, 21 minutes

Location

November 30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Nuuk

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:32 am Mon, Nov 30
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 256°
28.4°
6:42 am Mon, Nov 30
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 285°
15.0°
8:53 am Mon, Nov 30
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Map direction Northwest 312°
3.4°

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Nuuk

Eclipse Visibility From NuukVisibility Worldwide
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Jun 10, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic
Nov 19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
May 15–16, 2022 Total 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 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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