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Eclipses in Masaya, Nicaragua

Nov 8, 2022 at 4:59 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Masaya
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 2:02 am
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 4:59 am 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:43 am
Duration: 3 hours, 41 minutes
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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Masaya

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:02 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 281°
50.4°
3:09 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-northwest 281°
34.7°
4:16 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West-northwest 283°
19.1°
4:59 am Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 285°
9.3°
5:41 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse 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.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction West-northwest 287°
0.1°
5:43 am Tue, Nov 8SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-northwest 287°
-0.2°
6:49 am Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 291°
-15.4°
7:56 am Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 297°
-29.7°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Masaya

Eclipse Visibility From MasayaVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Mar 24–25, 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
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 17, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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