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Eclipses in El Centro, CA, USA

Nov 8, 2022 at 2:59 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in El Centro
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 12:02 am
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 2:59 am 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:56 am
Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes
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November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — El Centro

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:02 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southwest 212°
70.6°
1:09 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 242°
60.4°
2:16 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West-southwest 258°
47.4°
2:59 am Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 265°
38.8°
3:41 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 271°
30.2°
4:49 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 279°
16.6°
5:56 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 287°
3.6°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in El Centro

Eclipse Visibility From El CentroVisibility 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
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
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 17, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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