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Eclipses in Qaqortoq, Greenland (Julianehåb)

Oct 28, 2023 at 6:14 pm
Max View in Qaqortoq
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Qaqortoq
Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 5:01 pm
Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 6:14 pm 0.122 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 8:26 pm
Duration: 3 hours, 25 minutes
Location

October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Qaqortoq

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:01 pm Sat, Oct 28Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 48°
-6.8°
5:01 pm Sat, Oct 28RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-northeast 61°
-0.2°
5:35 pm Sat, Oct 28
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 68°
3.1°
6:14 pm Sat, Oct 28
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 76°
7.5°
6:52 pm Sat, Oct 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 84°
12.1°
8:26 pm Sat, Oct 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East-southeast 103°
23.5°

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 Qaqortoq. 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 Qaqortoq

Eclipse Visibility From QaqortoqVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, North/East 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
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

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

All eclipses 1900-2199