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December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Thiès, Senegal

Dec 20, 2029 at 10:42 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Thiès
Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 7:42 pm
Maximum: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 10:42 pm 1.117 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 1:41 am
Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


December 20–21, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Thiès

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

7:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-northeast 69°
8:55 pm Thu, Dec 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-northeast 71°
10:15 pm Thu, Dec 20
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East-northeast 71°
10:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-northeast 70°
11:08 pm Thu, Dec 20
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-northeast 68°
12:28 am Fri, Dec 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northeast 47°
1:41 am Fri, Dec 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Northwest 320°

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Thiès

Eclipse Visibility From ThièsVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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

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