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Eclipses in Fairbanks, AK, USA

Jan 20, 2019 at 8:12 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Fairbanks

Began: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 5:36 pm

Maximum: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 8:12 pm 1.20 Magnitude

Ended: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 10:48 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 20, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Fairbanks

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:36 pm Sun, Jan 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-northeast 63°
9.6°
6:33 pm Sun, Jan 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-northeast 75°
15.0°
7:41 pm Sun, Jan 20
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East 90°
21.7°
8:12 pm Sun, Jan 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East 96°
24.9°
8:43 pm Sun, Jan 20
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 103°
28.0°
9:50 pm Sun, Jan 20
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 120°
34.3°
10:48 pm Sun, Jan 20
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southeast 135°
38.8°

This total lunar eclipse was 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
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
Nov 29–30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Total 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

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

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