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Eclipses in Arctic Village, AK, USA

May 26, 2021 at 2:33 am
Max View in Arctic Village
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Arctic Village
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 12:47 am
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 2:33 am 0.698 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 2:52 am
Duration: 2 hours, 5 minutes
Location

May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Arctic Village

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:47 am Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
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 South for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction South 169°
0.6°
1:44 am Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction South 182°
0.8°
2:33 am Wed, May 26
Maximum in Arctic Village This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Arctic Village. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Arctic Village because the Moon is below the horizon at that 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 South-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction South-southwest 193°
0.2°
2:52 am Wed, May 26SettingMoonset Setting, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase makes the Moon so dim before it sets, that it might disappear from view some time before it sets.Map direction South-southwest 197°
-0.2°
3:11 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction South-southwest 201°
-0.7°
3:18 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction South-southwest 203°
-0.9°
3:25 am Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction South-southwest 204°
-1.1°
4:52 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Southwest 223°
-6.5°
5:49 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Southwest 235°
-10.6°

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Arctic Village, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Arctic Village

Eclipse Visibility From Arctic VillageVisibility Worldwide
May 26, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 10, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic
Nov 18–19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 7–8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 24–25, 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

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