Home   Sun & Moon   Eclipses   Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland
Flag for Iceland

Eclipses in Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland

Jan 21, 2019 at 5:12 am
Max View in Vestmannaeyjar

Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Vestmannaeyjar

Began: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 2:36 am

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 5:12 am 1.20 Magnitude

Ended: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 7:48 am

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Vestmannaeyjar

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:36 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southwest 203°
44.8°
3:33 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Southwest 221°
41.3°
4:41 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West-southwest 239°
35.7°
5:12 am Mon, Jan 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 246°
32.6°
5:43 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 254°
29.5°
6:50 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 269°
22.2°
7:48 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-northwest 281°
16.0°

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Vestmannaeyjar. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Vestmannaeyjar

Eclipse Visibility From VestmannaeyjarVisibility 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 Vestmannaeyjar, or the path map image for global details.

All eclipses 1900-2199