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Flag for Australia July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 5:30 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Perth: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 2:43 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 5:30 AM

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 8:17 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes


July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Perth

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

More about the July 16, 2019 – July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
4:01 AM Jul 175:30 AM Jul 176:59 AM Jul 17
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Local times for eclipse in Perth on Wednesday, July 17, 2019

EventTime in PerthDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 2:43:51 AM278°West55.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 4:01:43 AM267°West39.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 17 at 5:30:44 AM257°West-southwest21.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 17 at 6:59:39 AM247°West-southwest3.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetJul 17 at 7:22:37 AM244°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 17 at 8:17:38 AM237°West-southwest10.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Perth (AWST – Australian Western Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Perth

Eclipse Visibility from PerthVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Perth, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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