January 2001 lunar eclipse

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Total Lunar Eclipse
January 9, 2001
Lunar eclipse chart close-2001Jan09.png
The moon passes west to east (right to left) across the Earth's umbral shadow, shown in hourly intervals.
Gamma +0.3720
Series (and member) 134 (26 of 73)
Duration (hr:mn:sc)
Totality 1:01:02
Partial 3:16:19
Penumbral 5:11:02
Contacts
P1 17:45:04 UTC
U1 18:42:27 UTC
U2 19:50:05 UTC
Greatest 20:21:35 UTC
U3 20:51:07 UTC
U4 21:58:45 UTC
P4 22:56:06 UTC
Lunar eclipse chart-01jan09.png
The Moon passed straight through the center of the Earth's shadow at the descending node in Gemini

A total lunar eclipse took place on January 9–10, 2001, the first of three lunar eclipses in 2001. It is the only total eclipse of the three. It was visible over Asia and Western Australia with the middle east getting mid eclipse at midnight.

Visibility[edit]

Lunar eclipse from moon-2001Jan09.png

Related lunar eclipses[edit]

Lunar year series[edit]

Lunar eclipse series sets from 1998–2002
Descending node   Ascending node
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
109 1998 Aug 08
Lunar eclipse from moon-1998Aug08.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1998Aug08.png
114 1999 Jan 31
Lunar eclipse from moon-1999Jan31.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1999Jan31.png
119 1999 Jul 28
Lunar eclipse from moon-1999Jul28.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1999Jul28.png
124 2000 Jan 21
Lunar eclipse from moon-2000Jan21.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2000Jan21.png
129 2000 Jul 16
Lunar eclipse from moon-2000Jul16.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2000jul16.png
134
2001 Jan 09
Lunar eclipse from moon-2001Jan09.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2001Jan09.png
139
2001 Jul 05
Lunar eclipse from moon-2001Jul05.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-2001Jul05.png
144 2001 Dec 30
Lunar eclipse from moon-2001Dec30.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-2001Dec30.png
149 2002 Jun 24
Lunar eclipse from moon-2002Jun24.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-2002Jun24.png
Last set 1998 Sep 06 Last set 1998 Mar 13
Next set 2002 May 26 Next set 2002 Nov 20

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