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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kharagpur, West Bengal, India

Nov 8, 2022 at 5:06 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Kharagpur
Began: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 4:57 pm
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:06 pm 1.065 Magnitude
Ended: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 7:26 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 28 minutes
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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kharagpur

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:32 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 43°
-40.5°
2:39 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 55°
-29.0°
3:46 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 64°
-15.8°
4:29 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 69°
-6.9°
4:58 pm Tue, Nov 8RisingMoonrise Rising, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase will make the moon so dim that it will be extremely difficult to view until moon gets higher in the sky or the total phase ends.Map direction East-northeast 71°
-0.2°
5:06 pm Tue, Nov 8
Maximum in Kharagpur This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Kharagpur. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Kharagpur because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction East-northeast 72°
1.4°
5:11 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction East-northeast 72°
2.4°
6:19 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-northeast 78°
16.9°
7:26 pm Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 82°
31.9°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kharagpur

Eclipse Visibility From KharagpurVisibility Worldwide
Jan 10–11, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 5–6, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 21, 2020 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, North in Australia, Much of Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 19, 2021 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Oct 25, 2022 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, North/East Africa, Atlantic
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
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 3, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse East in Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, North/West Australia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Much of Africa, East in North America, Atlantic, Indian Ocean
Jul 6–7, 2028 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Dec 31, 2028–Jan 1, 2029 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North/West North America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Dec 21, 2029 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, North/West Australia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic

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