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Eclipses in Dover, England, United Kingdom

Jan 21, 2019 at 5:12 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Dover

Began: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 2:36 am

Maximum: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 5:12 am 1.20 Magnitude

Ended: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 7:48 am

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dover

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:36 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 239°
46.1°
3:33 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 253°
38.0°
4:41 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 267°
27.9°
5:12 am Mon, Jan 21
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 273°
23.1°
5:43 am Mon, Jan 21
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 278°
18.5°
6:50 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 290°
8.6°
7:48 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-northwest 300°
1.1°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dover

Eclipse Visibility From DoverVisibility Worldwide
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
Nov 11, 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jul 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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

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