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Eclipses in Enugu, Nigeria

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


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Enugu

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

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

Ended: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 6:51 am

Duration: 3 hours, 15 minutes

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January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Enugu

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Enugu. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (WAT) for Enugu.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:36 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-northwest 292°
43.1°
4:33 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-northwest 290°
30.2°
5:41 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West-northwest 289°
15.0°
6:12 am Mon, Jan 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 289°
8.1°
6:43 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction West-northwest 290°
1.4°
6:51 am Mon, Jan 21SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-northwest 290°
-0.2°
7:50 am Mon, Jan 21Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 292°
-13.9°
8:48 am Mon, Jan 21Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 295°
-26.3°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Enugu

Eclipse Visibility From EnuguVisibility Worldwide
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
Jun 21, 2020 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, North in Australia, Much of Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean

Note: Click on the date link for details in Enugu, or the path map image for global details.

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