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Eclipses in Wichita, Kansas, USA

Jan 20, 2019 at 11:12 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Wichita

Begins: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 8:36 pm

Maximum: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 11:12 pm 1.20 Magnitude

Ends: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 1:48 am

Duration: 5 hours, 12 minutes

Location

January 20–21, 2019 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Wichita

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
8:36 pm Sun, Jan 20
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East 90°
35.5°
9:33 pm Sun, Jan 20
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East 100°
46.4°
10:41 pm Sun, Jan 20
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East-southeast 115°
58.6°
11:12 pm Sun, Jan 20
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southeast 125°
63.7°
11:43 pm Sun, Jan 20
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southeast 139°
68.1°
12:50 am Mon, Jan 21
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South 184°
72.2°
1:48 am Mon, Jan 21
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 221°
67.6°

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Wichita. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Wichita

Eclipse Visibility From WichitaVisibility Worldwide
Jan 20–21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 11, 2019 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jul 4–5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 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

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