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Flag for Bahamas July 16, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Nassau, Bahamas

Max view in Nassau
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 8:06 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Nassau: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 2:46 PM

Maximum: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 8:06 PM

Ends: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 8:17 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 31 minutes


July 16, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Nassau

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:04 PM Jul 168:06 PM Jul 168:17 PM Jul 16
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Local times for eclipse in Nassau on Tuesday, July 16, 2019

EventTime in NassauDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 2:46 PM87°East67.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 4:04 PM95°East51.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 16 at 5:31 PM101°East-southeast32.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 16 at 6:59 PM108°East-southeast13.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 16 at 8:04 PM114°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in NassauJul 16 at 8:06 PM115°East-southeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Nassau would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 16 at 8:17 PM116°East-southeast2.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Times are local for Nassau (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Nassau

Eclipse Visibility from NassauVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Nassau, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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