The Next Lunar Eclipse Will Be Visible From West Virginia And You Won’t Want To Miss Out

Here were are, only a week into the new year and we already have a major event to look forward to in a couple of weeks. The first full moon of 2019 is more than just a full moon… it’s a Super Blood Wolf Moon and the first total lunar eclipse of the year all wrapped up into the celestial events occurring on the night of January 21-21, 2019. And the best part? West Virginia will have a front row seat for the show!

In West Virginia, here’s the timeline for this eclipse:

  • 9:36 p.m. Jan. 20 – penumbral eclipse begins
  • 10:33 p.m. Jan. 20 – partial eclipse begins
  • 11:41 p.m. Jan. 20 – full eclipse begins
  • 12:12 a.m. Jan. 21 – maximum eclipse
  • 12:43 a.m. Jan. 21 – full eclipse ends
  • 1:50 a.m. Jan. 21 – partial eclipse ends
  • 2:48 a.m. Jan. 21 – penumbral eclipse ends


Ever seen an eclipse like this before? We’d love to know – and can’t wait to see your photos from this one. You can share them with us on Instagram with the #onlyinwestvirginia tag!