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Eclipses in Funafuti, Tuvalu

Nov 8, 2022 at 10:59 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Funafuti
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 8:02 pm
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 10:59 pm 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Nov 9, 2022 at 1:56 am
Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes
Location

November 8–9, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Funafuti

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
8:02 pm Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-northeast 65°
29.7°
9:09 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-northeast 56°
43.8°
10:16 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northeast 40°
56.1°
10:59 pm Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction North-northeast 24°
61.6°
11:41 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction North
64.0°
12:49 am Wed, Nov 9
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northwest 330°
60.0°
1:56 am Wed, Nov 9
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Northwest 310°
49.3°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Funafuti

Eclipse Visibility From FunafutiVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8–9, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 3, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica

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

All eclipses 1900-2199