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Feb 1, 2018 at 12:29 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Kolonia

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 9:51 pm

Maximum: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 12:29 am 1.32 Magnitude

Ends: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 3:08 am

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

Location

January 31/February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kolonia

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
9:51 pm Wed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-northeast 71°
48.3°
10:48 pm Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-northeast 66°
61.3°
11:51 pm Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northeast 47°
74.4°
12:29 am Thu, Feb 1
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction North-northeast 14°
79.5°
1:07 am Thu, Feb 1
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northwest 328°
78.0°
2:11 am Thu, Feb 1
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 296°
66.2°
3:08 am Thu, Feb 1
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-northwest 288°
53.4°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kolonia

Eclipse Visibility From KoloniaVisibility Worldwide
Jan 31/Feb 1, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North/East Africa, North America, North/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Jul 28, 2018 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South in North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Dec 26, 2019 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse East in Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Australia, East in Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean
Jan 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 6, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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