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Flag for Algeria August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Algiers, Algeria (Alger)

Max view in Algiers
Monday, August 7, 2017 at 7:52 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Algiers: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 4:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 7:52 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:50 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute


August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Algiers

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Algiers. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:42 PM Aug 77:52 PM Aug 78:18 PM Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Algiers on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in AlgiersDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 4:50:01 PM85°East33.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:22:56 PM99°East15.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 7:20:29 PM106°East-southeast3.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 7:42:56 PM110°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in AlgiersAug 7 at 7:52:18 PM111°East-southeast1.5°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Algiers would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 8:18:09 PM115°East-southeast5.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 9:50:56 PM131°Southeast21.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Algiers (CET – Central European Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Algiers.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Algiers

Eclipse Visibility from AlgiersVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Algiers, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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