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Jan 21, 2019 at 6:12 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Amsterdam

Begins: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 3:36 am

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 6:12 am 1.20 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 8:50 am

Duration: 5 hours, 14 minutes

Location

January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Amsterdam

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:36 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 242°
43.5°
4:33 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 255°
35.5°
5:41 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 269°
25.6°
6:12 am Mon, Jan 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 275°
21.0°
6:43 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 280°
16.5°
7:50 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 292°
7.0°
8:48 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra 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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West-northwest 303°
0.0°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Amsterdam

Eclipse Visibility From AmsterdamVisibility Worldwide
Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 16–17, 2019 Partial 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
Jun 5, 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 Amsterdam, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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