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Eclipses in Norwalk, CA, USA

Nov 30, 2020 at 1:42 am
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Norwalk
Begins: Sun, Nov 29, 2020 at 11:32 pm
Maximum: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 1:42 am -0.262 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 3:53 am
Duration: 4 hours, 21 minutes
Location

November 29–30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Norwalk

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:32 pm Sun, Nov 29
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South 174°
76.3°
1:42 am Mon, Nov 30
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 251°
59.9°
3:53 am Mon, Nov 30
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 273°
33.8°

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Norwalk

Eclipse Visibility From NorwalkVisibility Worldwide
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
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
May 15, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
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

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