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Eclipses in Fairbanks, AK, USA

Nov 8, 2022 at 1:59 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Fairbanks
Begins: Mon, Nov 7, 2022 at 11:02 pm
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 1:59 am 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 4:56 am
Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes
Location

November 7–8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Fairbanks

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:02 pm Mon, Nov 7
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southeast 152°
38.6°
12:09 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South 173°
40.8°
1:16 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South-southwest 194°
40.6°
1:59 am Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southwest 206°
39.2°
2:41 am Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 219°
37.0°
3:49 am Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 237°
32.0°
4:56 am Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 253°
25.8°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Fairbanks

Eclipse Visibility From FairbanksVisibility Worldwide
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
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
Sep 17, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

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

All eclipses 1900-2199