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January 2020 lunar eclipse

A penumbral lunar eclipse will take place on 10 January 2020. It will be the first of four penumbral lunar eclipses in 2020.

January 2020 lunar eclipse
Penumbral eclipse
Lunar eclipse chart close-2020Jan10.png
Chart of the eclipse; ecliptic north is up, hourly motion shown right to left
Date10 January 2020
Gamma1.0726
Magnitude0.8956
Saros cycle144 (16 of 71)
CatalogLE2020Jan10N
Duration
Penumbral244 minutes, 34 seconds

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VisibilityEdit

 
View of earth from moon during greatest eclipse
 
Visibility map

Related eclipsesEdit

Lunar year seriesEdit

Saros seriesEdit

It is part of Saros cycle 144.

Saros cycleEdit

Lunar Saros series 144, repeating every 18 years and 11 days, has a total of 71 lunar eclipse events including 20 total lunar eclipses.

First Penumbral Lunar Eclipse: 1749 Jul 29

First Partial Lunar Eclipse: 2146 Mar 28

First Total Lunar Eclipse: 2308 Jul 04

First Central Lunar Eclipse: 2362 Aug 06

Greatest Eclipse of the Lunar Saros 144: 2416 Sep 07

Last Central Lunar Eclipse: 2488 Oct 20

Last Total Lunar Eclipse: 2651 Jan 28

Last Partial Lunar Eclipse: 2867 Jun 08

Last Penumbral Lunar Eclipse: 3011 Sep 04

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