Charlotte About To Witness Longest Lunar Eclipse In Nearly 600 Years


Tonight the Queen City will be positioned to witness the longest lunar eclipse in nearly 600 years.

According to NASA’s catalog of lunar eclipses, tonight’s eclipse should last roughly 3 hours and 28 minutes – we will not see another one this long until after the year 2100.

According to, Charlotte will witness the eclipse beginning late tonight/early tomorrow morning – specifically starting at 1:02:09 am on Nov. 19th: