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Eclipses in Invercargill, New Zealand (Waihopai)

Nov 8, 2022 at 11:59 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Invercargill
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 9:02 pm
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 11:59 pm 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Nov 9, 2022 at 2:56 am
Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes
Location

November 8–9, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Invercargill

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
9:02 pm Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 61°
3.4°
10:09 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Northeast 48°
12.2°
11:16 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northeast 33°
19.4°
11:59 pm Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction North-northeast 23°
22.7°
12:41 am Wed, Nov 9
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northeast 13°
24.8°
1:49 am Wed, Nov 9
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction North 355°
25.5°
2:56 am Wed, Nov 9
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction North-northwest 338°
22.8°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Invercargill

Eclipse Visibility From InvercargillVisibility Worldwide
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
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 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

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

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