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Flag for Australia July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia

Max view in Hervey Bay
Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 6:22 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Hervey Bay: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 3:14 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 6:22 AM

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 9:28 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

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July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hervey Bay

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Hervey Bay. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
4:24 AM Jul 286:22 AM Jul 286:29 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Hervey Bay on Saturday, July 28, 2018

EventTime in Hervey BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 3:14 AM266°West41.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 4:24 AM260°West26.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 5:30 AM255°West-southwest11.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 6:21 AM250°West-southwest1.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetJul 28 at 6:29 AM249°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJul 28 at 7:13 AM244°West-southwest9.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 8:19 AM236°Southwest21.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 9:28 AM224°Southwest33.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Hervey Bay (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Hervey Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Hervey BayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Hervey Bay, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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