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December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Beirut, Lebanon (Bayrut)

Dec 21, 2029 at 12:42 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Beirut
Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 9:42 pm
Maximum: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 12:42 am 1.117 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 3:41 am
Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


December 20–21, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Beirut

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

9:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-southeast 107°
10:55 pm Thu, Dec 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Southeast 140°
12:15 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Southwest 221°
12:42 am Fri, Dec 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 237°
1:08 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 247°
2:28 am Fri, Dec 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 264°
3:41 am Fri, Dec 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 274°

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Beirut

Eclipse Visibility From BeirutVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 28, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Feb 20–21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Beirut, or the path map image for global details.

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