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December 20, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Victoria, Seychelles

Dec 21, 2029 at 2:42 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Victoria
Begins: Thu, Dec 20, 2029 at 11:42 pm
Maximum: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 2:42 am 1.117 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Dec 21, 2029 at 5:41 am
Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


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

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Victoria. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (SCT) for Victoria. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 70.4 seconds.

11:42 pm Thu, Dec 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction North-northeast 12°
12:55 am Fri, Dec 21
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction North-northwest 339°
2:15 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northwest 314°
2:42 am Fri, Dec 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Northwest 309°
3:08 am Fri, Dec 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northwest 305°
4:28 am Fri, Dec 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 297°
5:41 am Fri, Dec 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 293°

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Victoria

Eclipse Visibility From VictoriaVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 18, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 17, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse
Aug 28, 2026 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse

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

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