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|