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Eclipses in Höfn, Iceland

Jul 16, 2019 at 11:05 pm
Max View in Höfn

Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Höfn

Begins: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 10:56 pm

Maximum: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 11:05 pm -0.07 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 12:17 am

Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes

Location

July 16–17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Höfn

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:43 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 96°
-22.4°
8:01 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 112°
-14.6°
9:30 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction Southeast 130°
-6.6°
10:56 pm Tue, Jul 16RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction South-southeast 149°
-0.2°
10:59 pm Tue, Jul 16
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to South-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction South-southeast 149°
-0.1°
11:05 pm Tue, Jul 16
Maximum in Höfn This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Höfn. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Höfn because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to South-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction South-southeast 151°
0.2°
12:17 am Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Map direction South-southeast 167°
2.7°

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 Höfn

Eclipse Visibility From HöfnVisibility Worldwide
Jul 16–17, 2019 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 11, 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
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

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

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