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Total Lunar Eclipse Wednesday 2018 January 31

There will be a total lunar eclipse on the morning of Wednesday 2018 January 31st.
Unfortunately, Kingston Ontario Canada will only be able to see the beginning of the event as the moon sets in the west.

TimePhase DirectionAltitude

5:51 amWed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse beginsThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.


6:48 amWed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse beginsPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.


7:20 amWed, Jan 31
Maximal Eclipse visible in KingstonThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Kingston would be around this time. Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.


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