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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Danbury, CT, USA

Nov 8, 2022 at 5:59 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Danbury
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 3:02 am
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:59 am 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 6:40 am
Duration: 3 hours, 38 minutes
Location

November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Danbury

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:02 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 257°
37.7°
4:09 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West 269°
25.7°
5:16 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 279°
13.6°
5:59 am Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 286°
6.3°
6:40 am Tue, Nov 8SettingMoonset 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 West-northwest 292°
-0.2°
6:41 am Tue, Nov 8Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 293°
-0.4°
7:49 am Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 304°
-11.6°
8:56 am Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 317°
-20.5°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Danbury

Eclipse Visibility From DanburyVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Oct 28, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, 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
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

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

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