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Flag for Bangladesh May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chittagong, Bangladesh (Chattagram)

Max view in Chittagong
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 6:34 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Chittagong: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 2:47 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:34 PM

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 7:49 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes

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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chittagong

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Chittagong, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:31 PM May 266:34 PM May 266:52 PM May 26
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Local times for eclipse in Chittagong on Wednesday, May 26, 2021

EventTime in ChittagongDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 2:47 PM96°East48.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 3:44 PM100°East35.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 5:11 PM106°East-southeast17.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 26 at 5:18 PM107°East-southeast15.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 26 at 5:25 PM107°East-southeast14.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 26 at 6:31 PM113°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in ChittagongMay 26 at 6:34 PM113°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 Chittagong 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.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 26 at 6:52 PM115°East-southeast3.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 26 at 7:49 PM121°East-southeast14.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Chittagong (BST – Bangladesh Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Chittagong

Eclipse Visibility from ChittagongVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10 / Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
Annular
2021May 26LunarPartial
Total
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
Total
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Chittagong, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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