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Eclipses in Qaanaaq, Greenland (Thule)

Nov 8, 2022 at 7:59 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Qaanaaq
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:02 am
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 7:59 am 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 10:56 am
Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes
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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Qaanaaq

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:02 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 240°
21.9°
6:09 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 257°
18.9°
7:16 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 273°
15.6°
7:59 am Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 283°
13.5°
8:41 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 293°
11.5°
9:49 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Map direction Northwest 308°
8.7°
10:56 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Map direction Northwest 324°
6.6°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Qaanaaq

Eclipse Visibility From QaanaaqVisibility Worldwide
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
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

Note: Click on the date link for details in Qaanaaq, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses 1900-2199