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Eclipses in Gisborne, New Zealand (Tūranga-nui-a-Kiwa)

May 26, 2021 at 11:18 pm
Max View in Gisborne
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Gisborne
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 8:47 pm
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 11:18 pm 1.009 Magnitude
Ends: Thu, May 27, 2021 at 1:49 am
Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes
Location

May 26–27, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Gisborne

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
8:47 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East 80°
44.3°
9:44 pm Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-northeast 68°
54.9°
11:11 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northeast 36°
68.3°
11:18 pm Wed, May 26
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction North-northeast 32°
69.1°
11:25 pm Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northeast 28°
69.8°
12:52 am Thu, May 27
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northwest 329°
69.7°
1:49 am Thu, May 27
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-northwest 302°
62.2°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Gisborne

Eclipse Visibility From GisborneVisibility Worldwide
May 26–27, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 19–20, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
May 16, 2022 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 8–9, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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