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Jan 31, 2018 at 3:03 pm
Max View in Harstad

Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Harstad

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 11:51 am

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 3:03 pm 1.06 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 5:08 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

Location

January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Harstad

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
11:51 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction North 357°
-4.9°
12:48 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction North 10°
-4.6°
1:51 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction North-northeast 25°
-2.2°
2:29 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction Northeast 33°
-0.7°
2:48 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMoonrise Below horizonMap direction Northeast 38°
0.0°
3:03 pm Wed, Jan 31
Maximal Eclipse visible in Harstad The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Harstad would be around this time.
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 Northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Northeast 41°
0.7°
3:07 pm Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction Northeast 42°
0.9°
4:11 pm Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 56°
4.7°
5:08 pm Wed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 68°
8.9°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Harstad

Eclipse Visibility From HarstadVisibility Worldwide
Jan 31, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North/East Africa, North America, North/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Jul 27/28, 2018 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South in North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Aug 11, 2018 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse North/East Europe, North/West Asia, North in North America, Atlantic, Arctic
Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 11, 2019 Partial Mercury TransitPartial Mercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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