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Waning Crescent Moon
Waning Crescent Moon

The moon is currently in Sagittarius
The moon is 25 days old

Distance: 60 earth radii
Ecliptic latitude: 1 degrees
Ecliptic longitude: 259 degrees
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    Hau’oli Makahiki hou = HNY

    Happy New Year from the stars. And it will certainly be a happy year for astronomy!

    Wow, we are starting the new year with a bang!

    January 1 = Full Moon and Super Moon on January 1, 2018 and a 2nd Full Moon (Blue Moon) on Jan.30!

    Jan. 30/31 will also be a rare TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE seen from Maui…..a blood Moon.

    January 30/31 will be a BLUE MOON, SUPER MOON AND BLOOD MOON!!!   Wow!

    Hoping to get the Club together to observe but it starts at midnight and totality is at 3:29 AM!!

    See you next year!  Becky Sydney

    Event UTC Time Time in Wailuku* Visible in Wailuku
    Penumbral Eclipse begins Jan 31 at 10:51:13 Jan 31 at 12:51:13 am Yes
    Partial Eclipse begins Jan 31 at 11:48:27 Jan 31 at 1:48:27 am Yes
    Full Eclipse begins Jan 31 at 12:51:47 Jan 31 at 2:51:47 am Yes
    Maximum Eclipse Jan 31 at 13:29:51 Jan 31 at 3:29:51 am Yes
    Full Eclipse ends Jan 31 at 14:07:51 Jan 31 at 4:07:51 am Yes
    Partial Eclipse ends Jan 31 at 15:11:11 Jan 31 at 5:11:11 am Yes
    Penumbral Eclipse ends Jan 31 at 16:08:29 Jan 31 at 6:08:29 am Yes

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