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Jan 31, 2018 at 4:11 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Stockholm

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 4:03 pm

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 4:11 pm -0.01 Magnitude

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

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

Location

January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Stockholm

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
11:51 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction North 359°
-14.4°
12:48 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction North-northeast 12°
-13.7°
1:51 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction North-northeast 27°
-11.2°
2:29 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction Northeast 35°
-8.9°
3:07 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northeast 44°
-6.0°
4:06 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMoonrise Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 56°
0.0°
4:11 pm Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse ends Partial 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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction East-northeast 57°
0.4°
4:11 pm Wed, Jan 31
Maximal Eclipse visible in Stockholm The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Stockholm 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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction East-northeast 57°
0.4°
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 69°
6.2°

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Stockholm, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Stockholm

Eclipse Visibility From StockholmVisibility Worldwide
Jan 31, 2018 Penumbral 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 Total 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
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

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