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Total lunar eclipse on January 21 2019 (Argentina)

total lunar eclipse January 21, 2019 (Argentina)
Note: This image is here for illustrative purposes and does not represent the actual eclipse on this date.

The Moon information shown here applies to Buenos Aires, Argentina on Monday, January 21, 2019. (Local time America/Argentina/Buenos Aires)

Moonrise to moonset14h28m
Distance to the center of the Sun147,218,569 km
Distance to the center of Earth364,356 km
Moon ilumination (at midnight)100%
Lunar phasefull moon
Current zodiac sign the MoonCancer ♋
Moon age (days past new moon)14.7

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According to international time UTC, a lunar eclipse will occur on January 21, 2019 which will be visible in some parts of the world. The following shows the cities in Argentina from which the eclipse could be visible (note that the following is a short list of some of the main cities, the eclipse may be visible from other cities not listed here). The date and local time of the event shown below.

CityEclipse visible?Phase
Buenos AiresYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
CatamarcaYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
ChacoYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
ChubutYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
CórdobaYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
CorrientesYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
Distrito FederalYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
Entre RíosYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
FormosaYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
JujuyYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
La PampaYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
La RiojaYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
MendozaYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
MisionesYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
NeuquénYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
Río NegroYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
SaltaYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
San JuanYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
San LuisYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
Santa CruzYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
Santa FeYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
Santiago del EsteroYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
Tierra del FuegoYes Penumbral, Partial, Total
TucumánYes Penumbral, Partial, Total

Information about this eclipse

total lunar eclipse This image shows the global map with two regions: the shaded region where you can not see the lunar eclipse, and the blank region, where it can be seen. The image details the type of eclipse, the magnitude of the penumbra and umbra, Saros series to which this eclipse belongs, among other data. The date and time displayed in this image are international date and time, therefore, they might not apply to your country. However, to know the date and exact time of total lunar eclipse in your country, you can see the table below. (Click on the image to enlarge it).

Eclipse schedule in Argentina

The following table shows the schedule and phases of the total lunar eclipse of January 21, 2019 in Argentina. For each city we have assigned a time zone which is very precise and it takes into account Daylight Saving Time (if applicable).

Moon alt.: Excellent  Good  Low  Too low  

Event datePen. Mag.Umb. Mag.Penumbral eclipse beginsMoon alt.Partial eclipse beginsUmbral eclipse beginsMax. eclipse beginsMoon alt.Umbral eclipse endsPartial eclipse endsPenumbral eclipse endsMoon alt.
Buenos Aires (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373100:3401:4102:123202:4303:5104:4814
Catamarca (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373300:3401:4102:124002:4303:5104:4823
Chaco (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373800:3401:4102:124102:4303:5104:4821
Chubut (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:371900:3401:4102:122402:4303:5104:4813
Córdoba (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373100:3401:4102:123602:4303:5104:4820
Corrientes (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373700:3401:4102:123902:4303:5104:4819
Distrito Federal (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373100:3401:4102:123202:4303:5104:4814
Entre Ríos (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373300:3401:4102:123502:4303:5104:4816
Formosa (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373900:3401:4102:124002:4303:5104:4819
Jujuy (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373800:3401:4102:124502:4303:5104:4826
La Pampa (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:372600:3401:4102:123102:4303:5104:4817
La Rioja (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373200:3401:4102:123902:4303:5104:4823
Mendoza (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:372800:3401:4102:123602:4303:5104:4822
Misiones (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373900:3401:4102:123802:4303:5104:4816
Neuquén (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:372300:3401:4102:122902:4303:5104:4817
Río Negro (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:372300:3401:4102:122902:4303:5104:4816
Salta (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373700:3401:4102:124302:4303:5104:4825
San Juan (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:372900:3401:4102:123702:4303:5104:4822
San Luis (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373300:3401:4102:123802:4303:5104:4820
Santa Cruz (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373900:3401:4102:124602:4303:5104:4826
Santa Fe (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373300:3401:4102:123502:4303:5104:4817
Santiago del Estero (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373500:3401:4102:124002:4303:5104:4822
Tierra del Fuego (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:371000:3401:4102:121502:4303:5104:486
Tucumán (UTC -3)2019-01-20216.8%119.5%23:373500:3401:4102:124102:4303:5104:4823

You can read the table above as follows: On January 20, 2019 in Buenos Aires, America/Argentina/Buenos_Aires (UTC -3), an total lunar eclipse will start at 23:37, the maximum eclipse will occur at 02:12 when the Moon reaches an altitud of 32°;this event will come to an end at 04:48 and will have a penumbral magnitud of 2.168 (this is the fraction of the Moon obscured by the entrance to The Earth's penumbra) and an umbral magnitud of 1.195 (fraction of the Moon obscured by the umbra of The Earth).

Moon-Planet Conjunctions

A Moon-planet conjunction occurs when an astronomical object has either the same, or nearly the same, right ascension or the same ecliptic longitude of that of the Moon, as observed from Earth. Check all the conjunctions in January 2019.

Astronomical ObjectsDate and TimeDegrees Apart
Moon and VenusJanuary 1Venus is 1.4 degrees South of the Moon.
Moon and JupiterJanuary 3Jupiter is 3.4 degrees South of the Moon.
Moon and AldebaranJanuary 17Aldebaran is 1.6 degrees South of the Moon.
Moon and Beehive2019-01-21 12:32Beehive is 0.6 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and RegulusJanuary 22Regulus is 2.5 degrees South of the Moon.
Moon and JupiterJanuary 30Jupiter is 3 degrees South of the Moon.
Moon and VenusJanuary 31Venus is 0.1 degrees South of the Moon.

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